Jayda Evans’ power rankings
Last week’s rankings in parentheses
Rank Team Comment
1 (1) Phoenix Lucky charm? Penny Taylor moved into starting lineup and Mercury won 10 in a row.
2 (2) Atlanta Rookie Shoni Schimmel doesn’t start for Dream but will in All-Star Game on Saturday.
3 (3) Minnesota Maya Moore posted a double-double Sunday, then played in MLB celebrity All-Star Game.
4 (4) San Antonio Performance isn’t consistent but Stars still two victories from besting total of last season.
5 (6) Indiana All-Star reserves will be announced Tuesday on ESPN2 during game vs. Los Angeles.
6 (7) Los Angeles Nneka Ogwumike scored 24 points to help beat younger sister Chiney’s Connecticut.
7 (5) Connecticut Looks to end three-game losing streak with matchup vs. Seattle on Tuesday at KeyArena.
8 (12) Washington Ended three-game losing streak with road victories vs. struggling Chicago and Tulsa.
9 (11) Seattle Still within reach of fourth and final West playoff spot despite glaring inconsistencies.
10 (9) New York Bill Laimbeer hopes recent moves to acquire Swin Cash and Natasha Lacy produce wins.
11 (10) Tulsa Skylar Diggins’ life: Four-game losing streak and constantly telling Drake she has a man.
12 (8) Chicago Sylvia Fowles missed open game-winner Sunday; losing streak now five games.