The WNBA draft will be April 12 at Nike’s New York headquarters. The first round will be televised on ESPN2. The second and third rounds will be on ESPNU. The Lynx don’t have a first-round pick, having traded their selection (No. 12 overall) to Phoenix for veteran guard Danielle Robinson. They have two picks in the second round — No. 17, in a trade with Seattle, and No. 24 — and one in the third (No. 36).
NCHC game times set
The National Collegiate Hockey Conference announced its game times for its Frozen Faceoff semifinals Friday at Xcel Energy Center. Top-seeded St. Cloud State will meet No. 4 North Dakota in the 4 p.m. semifinal, and No. 2 Denver will play No. 3 Minnesota Duluth in the 7:30 p.m. semifinal.
On Saturday, semifinal winners will meet at 7:30 p.m. for the championship and automatic bid to the NCAA tournament. Semifinal losers will play for third place at 3:30 p.m. Saturday.