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NBA players Markieff, left, and Marcus Morris arrive at Superior Court for the second day of their aggravated assault trial, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, in Phoenix. The twins, along with Gerald Bowman, are charged with assaulting Erik Hood outside a recreation center in 2015 in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)

Man accusing Morris brothers of beating him testifies

- Associated Press

An Arizona grand jury indicted the Morris brothers, including Markieff, who plays for the Wizards, on felony aggravated assault charges. They are accused of helping three other people beat Erik Hood in 2015.

FILE - In this Feb. 19, 2016, file photo, Washington Wizards forward Markieff Morris, left, and Detroit Pistons forward Marcus Morris talk on the court after an NBA basketball game in Washington. A trial will begin for NBA players Marcus and Markieff Morris, who allegedly assaulted a man outside a Phoenix recreation center two years ago. Maricopa County Superior Court officials announced the trial's upcoming jury selection will start Wednesday morning, Sept. 13, 2017. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File) **FILE**

Morris twins go on trial in 2015 Phoenix assault

- Associated Press

NBA players Marcus and Markieff Morris went on trial Monday on felony assault charges stemming from a 2015 beating that prosecutors labeled as an “orchestrated attack” and defense lawyers dismissed as a ploy to get money out of the athletes.

Washington Mystics guard Kristi Toliver (20) shoots and is fouled by Minnesota Lynx guard Seimone Augustus (33) during the second quarter of a WNBA basketball playoff game Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, in Minneapolis. (Aaron Lavinsky/Star Tribune via AP)

Sylvia Fowles, Maya Moore lift Lynx over Mystics

- Associated Press

Newly crowned MVP Sylvia Fowles scored 25 points to lead the Minnesota Lynx to a 93-83 victory over the Washington Mystics in Game 2 of the WNBA semifinals Thursday night.

Minnesota Lynx center Sylvia Fowles (34) scores a basket in the final seconds of the first half of a WNBA basketball game against the Washington Mystics, Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017 in Minneapolis. (Aaron Lavinsky/Star Tribune via AP)

Seimone Augustus, Lynx bury Mystics in Game 1 of semifinals

- Associated Press

Seimone Augustus scored 24 points and Sylvia Fowles added 18 to help the Minnesota Lynx roll to a 101-81 victory over the Washington Mystics in Game 1 of the WNBA semifinals on Tuesday night.

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FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2017, file photo, ORG Packaging Chairman Zhou Yunjie (8) prepares for the ceremonial puck drop with Boston Bruins' Zdeno Chara (33), of Slovakia, and Montreal Canadiens' Max Pacioretty (67) before an NHL hockey game in Boston. The NHL is making a major push in China beginning with its first two preseason games between the Vancouver and Los Angeles Kings in Shanghai and Beijing this week. The NHL also has an influential partner on the ground in Zhou Yunjie, the billionaire founder of a Chinese drinks packaging company who has devoted significant time and resources to building the game he fell in love with as a youth in Beijing. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, File)

NHL hoping to make inroads in China with preseason games

- Associated Press

As the Vancouver Canucks held their first practice in Shanghai before their exhibition game with the Los Angeles Kings, a dense fog settled over the ice. The humidity in the arena was high and the players could barely see the puck.