Saturday’s WNBA DFS Slate offers a sharp contrast between the teams with someone the play for and those without. A lot will be determined by which players get to play heavy minutes, so let’s take a look at where each team stands going into Saturday’s games. 

The Sparks need a win against the Aces to keep their hopes for the double-bye alive. The Aces would have another chance to clinch their double-bye Sunday against Seattle, but they might prefer to be able to rest their starters in that game. The Mystics are suddenly in the driver’s seat for the eighth seed; if they win Saturday and Sunday, they are in. Washington’s starters have already been playing heavy minutes, and if they can get up big early, they might try to get the players some rest for Sunday’s game.

Minnesota has clinched the #4 seed and a first-round bye, and while the starters still might get some run in this game, there is no reason to play them heavy minutes. Minnesota has multiple bench players who would be...