The New York Liberty's thin backcourt is about to get even more sparse. The Liberty are already missing Brittany Boyd for the season after she injured her left Achilles tendon in a game. ''People will have to step up,'' New York coach Bill Laimbeer said after practice Monday.
The Los Angeles Sparks are off to an uneven title defense. Los Angeles began its season with two solid home wins, but going on the road has resulted in difficult losses. Coming off two disappointing defeats, the Sparks are hoping for a different outcome Tuesday night when they visit the New York Liberty
Indiana (2-3) suffered a season-worst 94-70 loss to the Storm in Seattle on Sunday. Tiffany Mitchell scored 13 points to lead the Fever, who were done in by Seattle's red-hot 61.4 percent shooting from the field. The Fever entered the game averaging the fewest turnovers in the WNBA, but committed