Storm defeat Mystics with ease in Game 1
Storm's Loyd goes off for 14 first-half points
Bird steal and lay-in extends Storm's early lead
End of Game
Katie Lou Samuelson fires a 3-quarter court pass to an open Napheesa Collier for an easy layup.
A'ja Wilson will rehab her right knee injury in South Carolina and hopes to return to China's Shanxi Flame for the second part of the season.
Minnesota Lynx assistant James Wade has agreed to become the head coach of the Chicago Sky, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press.