A’ja Wilson, Liz Cambage put Las Vegas Aces among WNBA favorites

When the Aces made a trade for Cambage, the disgruntled centerpiece of the Dallas Wings, ahead of the 2019 season, they confirmed their commitment to a basketball bedrock. The previous off-season they had hired Bill Laimbeer, once the powerful center for the “bad boy” Detroit Pistons, as head coach and recruited Wilson, who had pressed the color for a title-winning team from South Carolina during their college days.