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Bird sets WNBA career wins record as Storm beat Aces 88-78

Jun. 30, 2022 00:32 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Sue Bird became the WNBA's leader in career wins with 324 on Wednesday night as the Seattle Storm beat the Las Vegas Aces 88-78. Bird, who has announced this will be her final season, passed former Minnesota star Lindsay Whalen. Jewell Loyd led...

Clippers and Blazers to play preseason game in Seattle

Jun. 29, 2022 15:51 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The NBA is returning to Seattle — for the preseason, that is. The Portland Trail Blazers and Los Angeles Clippers will play a preseason game at Seattle’s Climate Pledge Arena on Oct. 3, the teams announced Wednesday. It will be the first NBA event...

Storm sign former MVP Tina Charles for the rest of season

Jun. 28, 2022 18:46 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Tina Charles' quest for an elusive WNBA title has brought her to Seattle following a messy end to her brief time in Phoenix. The Storm signed the five-time first-team all-WNBA center for the rest of the season on Tuesday, three days after she was let go by Phoenix in...

Plum has been major reason for Aces success this season

Jun. 28, 2022 15:12 PM EDT

Kelsey Plum views her improved play this season to just having more time on the court. The Las Vegas guard is averaging a career-high 20.7 points and 5.7 assists this year to help the Aces to the best record in the league. She's playing a career-best 34.7 minutes a game — nine more...

Ogwumike scores 24 to lead Sparks past Storm 85-77

Jun. 25, 2022 23:36 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Nneka Ogwumike scored 24 points to lead four players in double figures and the Los Angeles Sparks clamped down in the fourth quarter to beat the Seattle Storm 85-77 on Saturday night. Ogwumike hit 12 of 18 shots from the floor for Los Angeles (7-10). ...

Bird ties WNBA wins record, leads Storm past Mystics 85-71

Jun. 24, 2022 00:35 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Sue Bird scored 12 points and matched the WNBA record for victories in a career as the Seattle Storm beat the Washington Mystics 85-71 on Thursday night. Bird, playing at home for the first time since announcing last week that she'll retire at the end of the season,...

Aces and Sky clinch spots in Commissioner's Cup title game

Jun. 22, 2022 00:04 AM EDT

Las Vegas and Chicago will meet in the second annual Commissioner's Cup championship game next month. The in-season title game will be played at the home of the team with the better record — which right now is Las Vegas. The Aces failed to clinch the home game, blowing a record...

Sue Bird starts farewell tour with emotional win in New York

Jun. 20, 2022 07:57 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly an hour after playing her final regular-season game in New York, Sue Bird was still soaking in the moment. The WNBA's all-time assist leader was on the court signing autographs and taking photos with the 100 or so family and friends who had come to Barclays...

Bird's late 3 seals Storm win in her New York finale

Jun. 19, 2022 15:11 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Sue Bird admitted that it felt like a fairy tale. It was only fitting that her final regular-season game in her hometown of New York ended with her hitting the last shot. The league's all-time assist leader made a 3-pointer to seal the game and give the Seattle...

Bonner scores 15 in 4th as Sun pull away, beat Storm 82-71

Jun. 17, 2022 21:32 PM EDT

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — DeWanna Bonner scored 15 of her 20 points in the fourth quarter, Jonquel Jones had 17 points and 14 rebounds and the Connecticut Sun beat the Seattle Storm 82-71 Friday night. Jewell Loyd hit a 3-pointer that cut Seattle's deficit to 71-68 with 3:58 to...