Gray helps New York beat Dallas 69-68

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) - Reshanda Gray just wanted to get one more win for Liberty assistant coach Charmin Smith, who had also coached her at Cal. Gray had 13 points, 11 rebounds and hit one of two free throws with 24.4 seconds left to lift the New York Liberty to a 69-68 victory over the Dallas Wings on Friday night.

WNBA players opt out of CBA, can start negotiating sooner

NEW YORK (AP) - WNBA players have opted out of the current collective bargaining agreement that runs through October 2021. The players' union announced the decision Thursday. The current CBA is still in effect for next season, but the move allows the players' union to start negotiating the new one now. The new agreement would go into effect for the 2020 season during an Olympic year.