WNBA coach of the year Curt Miller has received a contract extension from the Connecticut Sun. The team announced the new deal Tuesday but did not disclose financial terms. The contract is designed to keep Miller in Connecticut through the 2021 season.
The Minnesota Lynx are back in the WNBA Finals after completing a semifinal sweep of the Washington Mystics on Sunday. Maya Moore scored 21 points, Sylvia Fowles added 17 points and 14 rebounds, and the Lynx sealed their place in a third straight finals after pulling away to an 81-70 win in Game 3.
With Candace Parker leading the charge, the Los Angeles Sparks are on the verge of returning to the Finals to defend their WNBA title. Parker scored 24 points and grabbed 13 rebounds in the Sparks' 86-72 road win over the Phoenix Mercury on Thursday to take a 2-0 lead in the best-of-five semifinal