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Delle Donne, Meesseman help Mystics edge Aces, 97-95

Sep. 18, 2019 12:08 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Mystics were thrilled to pull out a close win in the playoffs. Elena Delle Donne scored 24 points and hit a crucial turnaround jumper late, Emma Meesseman added a career postseason high 27 points and 10 rebounds, and the Mystics held on for a 97-95 victory over the Las...

Gray, Parker help Sparks eliminate Storm, advance to semis

Sep. 15, 2019 7:17 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Sparks, under the guidance of first-year coach Derek Fisher, have battled through adversity all season and leaned on that experience in their single-elimination second-round playoff game with defending-champion Seattle. Chelsea Gray had 21 points and eight assists,...

Canada scores 26, Storm eliminate Lynx 84-74

Sep. 12, 2019 12:22 AM EDT

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Jordin Canada scored a career-high 26 points and the defending WNBA champion Seattle Storm beat the seventh-seeded Minnesota Lynx 84-74 Wednesday night in a first-round, winner-take-all playoff game. With Jewell Loyd adding 22 points, the No. 6 Storm, who play at third-seeded Los...

WNBA postseason gets underway with pair of first-round games

Sep. 11, 2019 3:24 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — After a wild regular season, the WNBA postseason gets underway with a pair of first-round games. Top seeds Washington and Connecticut don't play for another week, as the teams earned double byes to the semifinals. Los Angeles and Las Vegas don't play until Sunday against the winners of...

Loyd, Howard help Storm beat Wings 78-64, clinch No. 6 seed

Sep. 8, 2019 6:23 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Natasha Howard and Jewell Loyd combined to score 30 of their 38 points in the first half and the Seattle Storm beat the Dallas Wings 78-64 on Sunday, helping them clinch the No. 6 seed in playoffs. The Storm, the defending champions, will host No. 7 seed Minnesota in a...

Sparks dominate Storm 102-68, take No. 3 seed

Sep. 6, 2019 12:03 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Candace Parker scored 20 points, Nneka Ogwumike added 14 points and 10 rebounds and the Los Angeles Sparks wrapped up the No. 3 seed with a 102-68 victory over the Seattle Storm on Thursday night. Chicago and Las Vegas can still tie the Sparks (21-12), but Los Angeles holds the...

Howard has 22, Storm dispatch Mercury 82-70

Sep. 4, 2019 12:15 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Natasha Howard scored 11 of her 22 points in the first quarter and the Seattle Storm got off to a strong start en route to an 82-70 win over the Phoenix Mercury on Tuesday night in a battle for playoff positioning. Seattle (17-15) moved into a tie with Minnesota for the sixth seed and holds...

Canada scores career-high 21 as Storm beat Dream 92-75

Sep. 1, 2019 9:21 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Jordin Canada had a career-high 21 points, eight assists and five steals and the Seattle Storm held on for a 92-75 win over the Atlanta Dream on Sunday. Alysha Clark had 16 points and eight rebounds, Natasha Howard added 14 points, eight boards and two blocks and Jewell Loyd scored 11 points...

Thomas has 22 points, 11 rebounds, Sun beat Storm 89-70

Aug. 28, 2019 12:11 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Alyssa Thomas had 22 points and 11 rebounds for her seventh double-double, Courtney Williams scored 17 points and the Connecticut Sun beat the Seattle Storm 89-70 on Tuesday night. Connecticut (21-9) is a game behind first-place Washington. The top two seeds get a bye to the semifinals, and...

McCowan leads Fever over Storm 63-54

Aug. 25, 2019 9:41 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Teaira McCowan had 22 points and 19 rebounds and the Indiana Fever kept their slim playoff hopes alive with a 63-54 win over the Seattle Storm on Sunday. Seattle clinched a playoff spot earlier on Sunday with the benefit of the New York Liberty's 101-72 loss to the Washington Mystics. The...