Stricklen, Thompson Lead Storm Past Shock, 76-67Shekinna 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.
Thompson Leads Stoprm Past Shock, 63-59Tina Thompson hit a putback of her own miss with 38.8 seconds left before Temeka Johnson, Camille Little and Shekinna Stricklen combined to hit five free throws in the final 18 seconds of Friday night's victory over the Tulsa Shock.
Bird Leads Storm Past Liberty, 84-66 Sue Bird had 18 points and 10 assists, Lauren Jackson scored 16 points and the Storm snapped a three-game losing streak with an 84-66 whitewashing of the fatigued New York Liberty on Sunday night.
Storm Upends Mercury 83-64 Katie Smith scored 14 of her game-high 19 points in the first quarter and the Seattle Storm beat the Phoenix Mercury 83-64 on Friday night.
Audio: Sue Bird On Our Tennessee Recruit
For Seattle in 2012, It All Starts with Bird By this point in her career, Sue Bird is the epitome of a veteran. She's about to become a three-time Olympian, is a two-time WNBA champion and is entering her 11th season playing for the Seattle Storm.
Audio: Rookie Phenom Shekinna Stricklen