Nneka Ogwumike scored 15 points and Jantel Lavender added 14 to help the Los Angeles Sparks beat the New York Liberty 68-54 on Friday night.
Make it seven victories in a row for the Mercury, who look like they can't wait to play every game and remain on top of the WNBA power rankings.
Ogwumike leads Sparks past Storm, 70-56
Arizona coach Niya Butts has united the women's college basketball nation with Chillin4Charity, which raises money for the Kay Yow Cancer Fund.
Phoenix, Atlanta and Minnesota continue to rule the rest of the league.
Kristi Toliver and Candace Parker scored five points each in overtime to rally the Los Angeles Sparks to a 92-89 victory over the Tulsa Shock on Saturday.
Elena Delle Donne and Maya Moore are the early vote leaders for the WNBA All-Star game.
Candace Parker and Nneka Ogwumike each had 20 points and 11 rebounds as the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Seattle Storm 65-57 on Tuesday. Parker equaled a season-high with seven assists.
Connecticut continues to inch its way toward the top of the rankings with five consecutive wins.
Candace Parker scored 24 points, and the Los Angeles Sparks snapped a four-game losing streak with an 87-77 win over the Tulsa Shock on Thursday night.
As Candace Parker can attest, even higher expectations await ex-UNC transfer Diamond DeShields with the Tennessee Lady Volunteers, writes Mechelle Voepel.
Move over, Minnesota. After beating the Lynx for the first time since 2011, Phoenix takes over the top spot in the rankings.
Nneka Ogwumike and Kristi Toliver scored 18 points each to lead the Los Angeles Sparks to a 102-88 victory over the Chicago Sky on Friday night.
Minnesota, the league's last unbeaten team, maintain its hold on the No. 1 spot. But Washington and Indiana made the biggest jumps this week.