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UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019, 9 p.m.

Larry Stone: Breanna Stewart’s injury exposes financial weakness of WNBA’s system

It was stunning, heartbreaking news that emerged from Europe over the weekend: Seattle Storm stalwart Breanna Stewart had


UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019, 9:12 p.m.

Seattle Storm coach Dan Hughes diagnosed with cancer

Hughes said in a video released by the team Friday that a treatment plan is still being finalized by doctors in Seattle but that he is expected to undergo surgery …


UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019, 11:48 a.m.

WNBA MVP Breanna Stewart tears Achilles’ tendon in right leg

Reigning WNBA MVP Breanna Stewart is expected to miss the upcoming season after she ruptured the Achilles tendon in her right ankle. The Seattle Storm player injured her leg on …


Seattle Storm star Breanna Stewart will likely miss upcoming season with torn Achilles tendon

Storm forward Breanna Stewart is expected to undergo surgery this week in Los Angeles to repair an injured Achilles tendon.


Breanna Stewart’s season with Storm in doubt after leg injury

Breanna Stewart – the WNBA’s reigning MVP – suffered a lower leg injury Sunday playing in the EuroLeague Final Four championship game that could potentially jeopardize her upcoming season with …


UPDATED: Thu., April 11, 2019, 5:53 p.m.

Gonzaga’s Zykera Rice invited to try out with Seattle Storm

Gonzaga’s Zykera Rice has been invited to participate in the Seattle Storm’s May 5 training camp in Seattle, becoming the ninth player in program history to either be drafted or …


UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019, 6:54 a.m.

What do wine, the Seattle Storm and Mount St. Helens have in common? They could soon be celebrated on Washington license plates.

Legislature considers more plates for Washington drivers.


UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 5:21 p.m.

Winter storm dumps rare snow on Seattle as Midwest warms up

Winter weather pounded a swath of the U.S. West on Monday, closing schools, delaying flights and turning streets into sledding hills in coastal cities like Seattle that rarely get much …


Nuggets add Sue Bird to front office staff

WNBA champion Sue Bird is joining the Denver Nuggets’ front office while continuing her own professional basketball playing career. Nuggets president of basketball operations Tim Connelly says Bird’s new title …


Mood electric as Seattle Storm, fans celebrate third WNBA title

Fans are whooping and cheering as they celebrate the Seattle Storm’s third WNBA championship during a parade and rally.


UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 13, 2018, 4:23 p.m.

Larry Stone: Breanna Stewart is the MVP, but Sue Bird remains heart and soul of the Storm’s latest title-winning team

The cast of characters has changed since the Storm last held up the WNBA championship trophy, and there were many heroes in this 2018 title chase. But above all, Sue …


UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 9:06 p.m.

Breanna Stewart, Storm surge past Mystics 98-82 for WNBA title

Breanna Stewart led the Seattle Storm to their WNBA title, scoring 30 points in a 98-82 victory over the Washington Mystics in Game 3 of the best-of-five series. Stewart was …


History says Seattle Storm WNBA coronation only a matter of time

The Washington Mystics head back home facing a 2-0 deficit in the WNBA Finals, as well as long odds. The history of teams that have faced a 2-0 deficit since …


UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 6:20 p.m.

Breanna Stewart, Storm beat Mystics 75-73 for 2-0 series lead

A lot of Breanna Stewart in the closing minutes and one big defensive stop in the final seconds has the Seattle Storm on the cusp of a third WNBA title.


UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 10:56 p.m.

Storm defensive stopper Alysha Clark will try to stop Mystics star Kristi Toliver once again in Game 2

Game 1 in the WNBA Finals went to the Storm and Alysha Clark, who held Washington Mystics star Kristi Toliver well below her scoring average. Game 2 is 12:30 p.m. …


Jewell Loyd, Breanna Stewart lead Storm to Game 1 Finals victory

Jewell Loyd made 9 of 12 shots and scored 23 points, league MVP Breanna Stewart added 20 points, and the Seattle Storm beat the Washington Mystics 89-76 in Game 1 …


UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 7:34 p.m.

Seattle Storm, Washington Mystics to meet in WNBA Finals

Sue Bird leaned over toward Breanna Stewart and made sure the current MVP of the WNBA was paying attention to what the oldest player in the league was saying.


UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 4, 2018, 9:46 p.m.

Sue Bird’s big 4th quarter leads Seattle Storm past Phoenix Mercury 94-84

Sue Bird scored 14 of her 22 points in the fourth quarter, and the Seattle Storm advanced to the WNBA finals for the third time in franchise history rallying for …


Seattle Storm forced to fifth game by Brittney Griner, Mercury

Brittney Griner scored with 14.1 seconds to play then prevented Breanna Stewart from getting a shot off before the buzzer as the Phoenix Mercury rallied from a 17-point deficit to …


Mercury beat Storm 86-66, cutting WNBA semis deficit to 2-1

DeWanna Bonner had 27 points and 11 rebounds, and the Phoenix Mercury scored the first 14 points of the fourth quarter to beat the Seattle Storm 86-66 in the WNBA …


UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 28, 2018, 10:36 p.m.

Sue Bird, Breanna Stewart push Seattle Storm past Phoenix Mercury 91-87 in overtime

Sue Bird scored 19 points, including the go-ahead basket with 1:03 left in overtime and two clinching free throws with 2.1 seconds left, to help the Seattle Storm recover from …


Seattle Storm’s Breanna Stewart named MVP of WNBA

Seattle Storm forward Breanna Stewart has been announced as the WNBA MVP after a season where she finished second in scoring and led Seattle to the best record in the …


UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 26, 2018, 5:17 p.m.

WNBA capsules: Breanna Stewart, Jewell Loyd power Seattle Storm victory over Mercury in series opener

League MVP Breanna Stewart scored 19 of her 28 points in the first half, Jewell Loyd added 23 – including Seattle’s final seven points – and the Storm held on …


Old friends Diana Taurasi, Sue Bird meet as Storm faces Mercury

Considering their long history together in the WNBA, Phoenix’s Diana Taurasi and Seattle’s Sue Bird have rarely clashed in the postseason. Eight total games across more than 14 seasons of …


Breanna Stewart is AP WNBA Player of the Year; Nicki Collen coach of year

Breanna Stewart has taken her game to a new level this year to lead Seattle to the top spot in the league. Her efforts earned her Associated Press WNBA Player …


UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 19, 2018, 9:20 p.m.

Top-seeded Storm beat Wings 84-68 in regular-season finale

Breanna Stewart and Crystal Langhorne had 15 points each to help the Seattle Storm beat the Dallas Wings 84-68 in the regular-season finale for both teams Sunday. Sue Bird sat …


Breanna Stewart has double-double, Storm secure top seed in playoffs

Breanna Stewart had 22 points and 15 rebounds and the Seattle Storm beat the New York Liberty 85-77 to secure the top seed in the WNBA playoffs. Seattle (25-8) has …


UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 8:04 p.m.

Storm will play at UW’s Alaska Airlines Arena in 2019 while KeyArena is under construction

Alaska Airlines Arena becomes the primary site for the Storm next year, but there are no guarantees the WNBA team will play there during the postseason. And there’s uncertainty about …


Seattle Storm’s magic number down to 1 with 81-72 win over Lynx

Natasha Howard scored 21 points, Breanna Stewart had 17 points and a season-high 17 rebounds and the Seattle Storm beat the Minnesota Lynx 81-72 on Sunday night.


Mystics beat Storm 100-77 for 5th straight victory

Elena Delle Donne scored 30 points, LaToya Sanders had 17 points and 10 rebounds and the Washington Mystics beat the league-leading Seattle Storm 100-77 on Thursday for their fifth straight …