ESPN "Experts" Pick Connecticut to Advance. The "experts" on ESPN.com -- Graham Hays, Nancy Lieberman and Mechelle Voepel (the BasketCases' former favorite reporter) -- have unanimously picked the Sun to beat the Mystics in Round 1 of the playoffs. Nancy Lieberman had this to say:
WHO WINS? Connecticut … in two.Thibault laughs that I never pick the Sun, but this year they are my favorite, especially considering they have home-court advantage throughout the playoffs.