Tuesday, 20 November, 2018

HIGHLIGHTS: Seattle Storm Win 2018 WNBA Championship

The Seattle Storm take a 2-0 lead into Game 3 of the WNBA Finals in Washington D.C The Seattle Storm take a 2-0 lead into Game 3 of the WNBA Finals in Washington D.C
Andrew Wong | 14 September, 2018, 08:55

Breanna Stewart led all scorers with 30 points as the Seattle Storm topped the Washington Mystics 98-82 in Game 3 of the WNBA Finals Wednesday night to capture the third championship in franchise history.

WNBA Most Valuable Player Breanna Stewart of the Seattle Storm was unanimously selected to the 2018 All-WNBA First Team, the WNBA announced today. Joining her in lifting the championship trophy was four-time Olympic gold medalist Sue Bird, who finished with a double-double, 10 points and 10 assists.

She joins fellow former Huskies Sue Bird, Diana Taurasi, Maya Moore, Swin Cash, Asjha Jones, and Kara Wolters on that list of 11 NCAA, WNBA, Olympic and FBIA champs.

Elena Delle Donne scored 23 points for the Mystics. "She's exactly what you want in a point guard and a leader".

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I am not disappointed with him. "Hopefully everything is going well and he can be back as soon as possible, like Dele". Pochettino men hoping to bounce back from 2-1 defeat in week four of Premier League before the worldwide break.

"The construction in our arena at Capital One, being on the road most of July, playing at GW for the first round, and playing here at George Mason the second round".

"When you talk about being a coach on the floor, she's it", said first-year Storm coach Dan Hughes who admits to sharing authority in the locker room and during timeouts with Bird. The Storm's previous championships came in 2004 and 2010.

The Storm's journey to the finals saw them and their trio of all stars in Stewart, Bird and guard Jewell Loyd, finish the season with a team record of 26-8 with the number one seed headed into the WNBA Playoffs.The Storm defeated the Phoenix Mercury in a close five game series, where Stewart's 24 points per game and Loyd's 11 points per game helped them edge out the Mercury. "I would have loved to have made those last two at the end, but the majority of the game, just being aggressive, assertive and doing the plays to win the game". We feel like we've got a lot of young, great talent, and obviously this isn't how we wanted it to end, but it's an experience that we can grow from. While players haven't been shy about standing up for themselves, they've gotten some help from their National Basketball Association counterparts this year, which is enormous given the men's game's meteoric rise both at home and overseas over the last half decade.

She cited now knowing Toliver's favorite beer, getting to know the families and pets of her teammates, playing games like 'would you rather?' while waiting in airports.

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In this case however we just need more time before we can call it the best window. "To be successful you need to play for titles". This is an idea that was specifically brought up at an Irish news and wagering site that prognosticates on the latest in sports .

It was the third WNBA crown in as many championship appearances for the Storm.

The Washington Mystics weren't expected to be this good, this fast.

Despite the misfires, Washington rallied from down 18 points to trailing 72-67 with 6:49 remaining. "Now I can go to the bar and order her everything she needs". The club's first-ever trip to the WNBA Finals is even more impressive considering how much better the league is in 2018.

Then he watched them turn into the best team in the league during the season, and validate that status in the postseason. "This isprobably going to be one of the defining moments of my career".

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