Stories tagged: Seattle Storm
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 30, 2017, 4:52 p.m.
Storm star Breanna Stewart says she was sexually abused as a child
Seattle Storm forward Breanna Stewart penned a deeply personal essay, which accounts sexual abuse she experienced as a child.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 3, 2017, 9:13 p.m.
AP Sources: Seattle Storm hire Dan Hughes to be next coach
Multiple people with knowledge of the situation tell The Associated Press that Dan Hughes has been hired to coach the Seattle Storm. The people spoke on condition of anonymity because …
Fri., Sept. 8, 2017, 7:15 p.m.
Sue Bird, Diana Taurasi among 30 players invited to US training camp
USA Basketball will have many former Olympians at its women’s national team training camp at the end of the month, including four-time Olympic gold medal winners Sue Bird and Diana …
Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 9:35 p.m.
Britney Griner’s double-double helps Mercury past Storm 79-69
Britney Griner had 23 points and 11 rebounds to help the Phoenix Mercury advance to the second round of the playoffs with a 79-69 victory over the Seattle Storm. Phoenix …
Sun., Sept. 3, 2017, 6:58 p.m.
Seattle Storm beat Chicago Sky to finish regular season
Breanna Stewart scored 29 points, making two free throws with 15.6 seconds left for a three-point lead, and the Seattle Storm beat the Chicago Sky 85-80 on Sunday.
Fri., Sept. 1, 2017, 7:14 p.m.
Mystics beat Storm 110-106 in OT to secure 5th playoff spot
Elena Delle Donne scored a season-high 37 points and the Washington Mystics secured the fifth playoff spot with a 110-106 overtime victory over the Seattle Storm. The victory spoiled Seattle’s …
Fri., Sept. 1, 2017, 4:49 p.m.
Storm’s Sue Bird breaks WNBA all-time assist record
Sue Bird broke the WNBA’s all-time assists record, passing Ticha Penicheiro with her 2,600th career assist. Bird moved ahead of Penicheiro in the first quarter on a pass to Carolyn …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 27, 2017, 9:13 p.m.
Brittney Griner, Leilani Mitchell lead Mercury past Storm 75-71
Brittney Griner had 29 points, eight rebounds and five blocks, and Leilani Mitchell hit two late 3-pointers to help the Phoenix Mercury hold off the Seattle Storm 75-71 on Sunday …
Sun., Aug. 27, 2017, 6:08 p.m.
Seattle Storm: Sue Bird stands on cusp of breaking career assist mark
Sue Bird has made a career out of helping others score on the basketball court with her pinpoint passes. Now she’s on the verge of breaking the WNBA’s career record …
Wed., Aug. 23, 2017, 6:31 p.m.
Sancho Lyttle, Layshia Clarendon lead Dream past Storm 89-83 to end skid
Sancho Lyttle scored 18 points, Layshia Clarendon had a team-record 14 assists and the Atlanta Dream beat the Seattle Storm 89-83 night to end a nine-game losing streak. Brittney Sykes …
Sun., Aug. 20, 2017, 6:53 p.m.
Breanna Stewart leads Storm to 103-66 win over Sky
Breanna Stewart had 19 points, nine rebounds and six assists, Jewell Loyd and Alysha Clark scored 17 points apiece and the Seattle Storm never trailed in a 103-66 victory over …
Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 9:33 p.m.
Breanna Stewart scores 22 points, Storm escape with 79-78 win over San Antonio
Breanna Stewart had 22 points and nine rebounds and the Seattle Storm escaped with a 79-78 victory over the San Antonio Stars when Kelsey Plum’s basket with 0.8 seconds left …
Wed., Aug. 16, 2017, 9:23 p.m.
Crystal Langhorne’s late basket lifts Storm over Lynx 62-61
Jewell Loyd scored 16 points and Crystal Langhorne made a go-ahead basket with 11.1 seconds left, helping the Seattle Storm beat the Minnesota Lynx 62-61. Loyd had a shot blocked …
Sun., Aug. 13, 2017, 10:18 p.m.
New coach of WNBA’s Seattle Storm sees playoffs on horizon
Gary Kloppenburg knows he has a challenge as the Seattle Storm’s new coach. The Storm are a half-game outside the playoffs, with five of their eight games left on the …
Sat., Aug. 12, 2017, 10:10 p.m.
Seattle Storm hits 10 3s in 98-89 win over Phoenix Mercury
Breanna Stewart and Jewell Loyd scored 20 points apiece, and the Seattle Storm beat the Phoenix Mercury 98-89 on Saturday night in their first game since Gary Kloppenburg took over …
Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 6:07 p.m.
Storm fire Jenny Boucek, promote Gary Kloppenburg to interim head coach
The Seattle Storm have fired Jenny Boucek and promoted assistant Gary Kloppenburg to interim head coach for the remainder of the season.
Tue., Aug. 8, 2017, 8:35 p.m.
Courtney Williams scores career-high 27, Sun beat Storm 84-71
Courtney Williams scored a career-high 27 points and Jonquel Jones posted her fifth straight double-double, leading the Connecticut Sun to an 84-71 victory over the Seattle Storm. Jones finished with …
Sat., Aug. 5, 2017, 7:47 p.m.
Kelsey Plum paces Stars past Storm with 23 pts in an 87-80 OT win
Kelsey Plum scored 23 points, and her 3-pointer with 90 seconds remaining in overtime gave San Antonio the lead for good and the Stars won their third straight to beat …
Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 7:39 p.m.
Dallas ties WNBA record with 16 3s in 93-80 win over Storm
Skylar Diggins-Smith had 23 points and seven assists, and the Dallas Wings tied a WNBA record with 16 3-pointers in a 93-80 victory over the Seattle Storm. Diggins-Smith was 5 …
Sun., July 30, 2017, 7:37 p.m.
Sylvia Fowles posts double-double as Lynx beat Storm 93-82
Sylvia Fowles had 29 points on 11-of-14 shooting and added 12 rebounds to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the Seattle Storm 93-82 on Sunday night for their sixth straight victory.
Fri., July 28, 2017, 9:29 p.m.
Jewell Loyd, Breanna Stewart team to help Storm beat Wings 109-93
Jewell Loyd tied a season high with 27 points, Breanna Stewart had 20 points, nine rebounds and five blocks, and the Seattle Storm beat the Dallas Wings. Stewart topped 500 …
Tue., July 25, 2017, 9:51 p.m.
Candace Parker scores 14 of 17 points in 1st half, Sparks top Storm
Candace Parker scored 14 of her 17 points in the first half, Nneka Ogwumike had 13 points and 10 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Seattle Storm 68-60. …
Thu., July 20, 2017, 7:16 p.m.
Seattle Storm guard Sue Bird says she’s gay, opens up about dating Megan Rapinoe
Seattle Storm star Sue Bird announced that she is gay and is dating Seattle Reign and USWNT star soccer player Megan Rapinoe in an article from Mechelle Voepel of ESPNW.
Tue., July 18, 2017, 8:12 p.m.
Allie Quigley ties career-best with 6 3s, Sky beat Storm 94-83
Allie Quigley scored 25 points and Keisha Hampton had a season-high 14 to help the Chicago Sky beat the Seattle Storm 94-83. Chicago trailed 31-11 early in the second quarter …
Sat., July 15, 2017, 8:07 p.m.
Breanna Stewart, Crystal Langhorne help Storm beat Dream 90-84
Breanna Stewart scored 24 points and Crystal Langhorne added 20, making all nine of her shots, to help the Seattle Storm beat the Atlanta Dream 90-84. Seattle (9-10) trailed 74-69 …
Fri., July 14, 2017, 8:34 p.m.
Storm looking to climb back to .500 before the All-Star break
Seattle has gone 3-8 in its last 11 games, but wins on Saturday and Tuesday could help turn things around after the break.
Wed., July 12, 2017, 3:08 p.m.
Shekinna Stricklen hits 7 3s, Sun top Storm 83-79 for 5th straight win
Shekinna Stricklen made a career-high seven 3-pointers to tie a franchise record, accounting for all 21 of her points in the Connecticut Sun’s 83-79 victory over the Seattle Storm. Stricklen …
Sat., July 8, 2017, 8:35 p.m.
Breanna Stewart has 26 points, Storm beat Sparks 81-69
Breanna Stewart had 26 points and seven rebounds and the Seattle Storm beat the Los Angeles Sparks 81-69. Jewell Loyd added 22 points.
Thu., July 6, 2017, 9:25 p.m.
Tina Charles becomes franchise rebounding leader in Liberty win
Tina Charles had 12 rebounds to become the franchise leader and scored 29 points in the New York Liberty’s 79-70 victory over the Seattle Storm. Charles has 1,062 rebounds with …
Sat., July 1, 2017, 7:54 p.m.
Breanna Stewart scores 30; Storm wins 89-69 to snap losing streak
Breanna Stewart scored a season-high 30 points and the Seattle Storm snapped a three-game losing streak with an 89-69 victory over the Dallas Wings. Stewart grabbed 10 rebounds and made …