The GIST: There is so much happening in the world of women’s basketball...or as we like to call it, basketball.
Game 2: The WNBA Finals continue tonight at 9 p.m. ET, with the Game 1–winning Chicago Sky back in Phoenix to play the Mercury. The Sky’s Kahleah Copper will look to match her 21-point performance, while the Mercury are expected to welcome back Sophie Cunningham from injury in hopes of a better result.
WNBA: Elsewhere in the league, the Atlanta Dream have as their new head coach (HC). The Dream (who had their this season) had two coaching changes this past year, and rookie HC Wright should give the Dream the necessary stability and fresh outlook to end their three-year postseason drought.
Athletes Unlimited: And while W commissioner Cathy Engelbert , the great minds over at Athletes Unlimited have (for women!). It’ll run during the W’s offseason, and Washington Mystics star Natasha Cloud has already signed on to join the inaugural five-week season, which starts January 29th. Can’t freaking wait.