- San Antonio Stars 78 – Dallas Wings 81
Highlights: Glory Johnson scored 25 points in the Dallas Wings’ 81-78 comeback victory over the winless San Antonio Stars on Wednesday. Karima Christmas-Kelly and Skylar Diggins-Smith each had 16 points for the Wings (6-8). Monique Currie scored 29 points for San Antonio (0-12). Moriah Jefferson added 16 points, and Kayla McBride had 11.
UPDATE: Tiger Woods said Monday he is getting “professional help” to deal with medications used for back pain and sleep issues. The 14-time major champion, who is recovering from April 19 back surgery and on May 29 was arrested on DUI charges, tweeted the announcement on Monday. Woods, 41, was asleep at the wheel of his car in the early-morning hours on Memorial Day. Later, in a statement, he said alcohol was not involved but that he had an “unexpected reaction” to prescription medication.
- New York Liberty 76 – Connecticut Sun 96
Highlights: Courtney Williams scored 22 points, Jonquel Jones had 19 points and 12 rebounds, and Connecticut beat the New York Liberty 96-76 on Wednesday night for the Sun’s first win in the series since 2014. Connecticut raced out to a 24-12 lead and never trailed. Williams scored 15 points in the first half as the Sun built a 45-32 lead and Rachel Banham‘s back-to-back 3-pointers to open the fourth quarter made it 80-56. Alyssa Thomas scored 18 points, and Jasmine Thomas added 14 points and a season-high eight assists for Connecticut (4-5). Tina Charles picked up her second foul with 4:46 left in the first quarter, had seven points at halftime, and finished with 17 for New York (6-4). Shavonte Zellous scored 16 points, including eight of the Liberty’s first 13.