For a city accustomed to losing not just games, but teams, the Seattle Seahawks’ dominant Super Bowl win provided a long overdue catharsis, buoying the spirits of a fan base that hasn’t always had much to cheer about.
Seimone Augustus hit a 15-foot jumper with 21.1 seconds left and the Minnesota Lynx held off Seattle and Thompson for a 58-55 victory Sunday.
Shekinna Stricklen scored a career-high 26 points, Tina Thompson added 20 points and 10 rebounds, and the Seattle Storm beat the Tulsa Shock 76-67 Thursday night to snap a three-game losing streak.
Tickets will be available to the general public on Monday, Sept. 16 at 9 a.m.
Tina Thompson was awarded her eighth career Player of the Week honor on Sunday.
Tina Thompson and the Seattle Storm are heating up just in time to make a run at a WNBA-record 10th straight playoff berth.
Seattle’s tumble on Sunday kept the team from reaching .500.
Temeka Johnson scored nine of her 18 points during a key eight-minute stretch in the second half and the Seattle Storm beat the Los Angeles Sparks 77-57 on Tuesday night.
The Chicago Sky got off to a slow start. However, once they got going, there was no stopping them.
The Storm will host Hannah, an 11-year-old child from the Make-A-Wish program, which grants wishes to children with life-threatening medical conditions, on Aug. 20 as Seattle welcomes the Los Angeles Sparks to KeyArena.