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LOS ANGELES (AP) Leilani Mitchell hit a 3-pointer from the baseline with 3.9 seconds left in overtime, and the Phoenix Mercury edged the Los Angeles Sparks 94-91 on Sunday. Candice Dupree passed to Mitchell, who connected from long range as the Sparks collapsed on Brittney Griner. The 6-foot-8 Griner, who finished with 19 points and 10 rebounds for her second double-double in the...
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Mitchell's 3 lifts Mercury to OT win over Sparks

LOS ANGELES -- Leilani Mitchell hit a 3-pointer from the baseline with 3.9 seconds left and the Phoenix Mercury edged the Los Angeles Sparks 94-91 in overtime on Sunday. Candice Dupree passed to Mitchell who hit the game-winner as the Sparks defense collapsed on Brittney Griner. After a timeout, the Sparks were unable to get off a final shot after Erin Phillips appeared to dribble...
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Mitchell's 3 lifts Mercury to OT win over Sparks

LOS ANGELES -- Leilani Mitchell hit a 3-pointer from the baseline with 3.9 seconds left and the Phoenix Mercury edged the Los Angeles Sparks 94-91 in overtime on Sunday. Candice Dupree passed to Mitchell who hit the game-winner as the Sparks defense collapsed on Brittney Griner. After a timeout, the Sparks were unable to get off a final shot after Erin Phillips appeared to dribble...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
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Mitchell's 3 lifts Mercury to 94-91 OT win over Sparks

LOS ANGELES (AP) Leilani Mitchell hit a 3-pointer from the baseline with 3.9 seconds left and the Phoenix Mercury edged the Los Angeles Sparks 94-91 in overtime on Sunday. Candice Dupree passed to Mitchell who hit the game-winner as the Sparks defense collapsed on Brittney Griner. After a timeout, the Sparks were unable to get off a final shot after Erin Phillips appeared to dribble...
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11 hours ago  |  Discuss

McCoughtry leads Dream over Storm 72-64

ATLANTA (AP) Angel McCoughtry scored 23 points and the Atlanta Dream held off the Seattle Storm 72-64 on Sunday. Tiffany Hayes, returning to the Dream (5-6) along with Aneika Henry after the pair missed five games while playing for Azerbaijan in a 3-on-3 tournament in Europe, added 12 points. Jewell Loyd scored 12 points for Seattle (3-9), which has lost seven of its last eight...
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Mercury-Sparks Preview

Diana Taurasi and Candace Parker won't be on the floor Sunday, but there won't be any shortage of star power. Brittney Griner's return has given the Phoenix Mercury the force in the middle they were lacking during a disappointing start. The Los Angeles Sparks began the season in even worse shape, but the addition of Kristi Toliver has provided them with a much-needed scoring threat...
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Lynx coast past Storm, 82-57

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Maya Moore scored 23 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, and the Minnesota Lynx dominated the second half for an 82-57 win over the Seattle Storm on Friday night. The Lynx led 34-33 at the half and then shot 68 percent from the field in the second half to defeat the Storm for the 10th straight time at the Target Center. Lindsay Whalen added 16 points and Seimone Augustus...
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Lynx coast past Storm, 82-57

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Maya Moore scored 23 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, and the Minnesota Lynx dominated the second half for an 82-57 win over the Seattle Storm on Friday night. The Lynx led 34-33 at the half and then shot 68 percent from the field in the second half to defeat the Storm for the 10th straight time at the Target Center. Lindsay Whalen added 16 points and Seimone Augustus...
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Lynx coast past Storm, 82-57

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Maya Moore scored 23 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, and the Minnesota Lynx dominated the second half for an 82-57 win over the Seattle Storm on Friday night. The Lynx led 34-33 at the half and then shot 68 percent from the field in the second half to defeat the Storm for the 10th straight time at the Target Center. Lindsay Whalen added 16 points and Seimone Augustus...
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Moore, Minnesota Lynx dominate second half, beat Storm 82-57

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Maya Moore scored 23 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, and the Minnesota Lynx dominated the second half for an 82-57 win over the Seattle Storm on Friday night. The Lynx led 34-33 at the half and then shot 68 percent from the field in the second half to defeat the Storm for the 10th straight time at the Target Center. Lindsay Whalen added 16 points and Seimone Augustus...
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Griner leads Mercury back to .500 with rout of Shock

PHOENIX -- Brittney Griner had 13 points, eight rebounds and a season-high seven blocks as the Phoenix Mercury continued their hot shooting in an 86-55 rout over the Western Conference-leading Tulsa Shock on Thursday night. Candice Dupree scored 16 points, and Monique Currie and DeWanna Bonner chipped in 11 each for the Mercury, who scored their most points of the season in front...
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Griner leads Mercury back to .500 with rout of Shock

PHOENIX -- Brittney Griner had 13 points, eight rebounds and a season-high seven blocks as the Phoenix Mercury continued their hot shooting in an 86-55 rout over the Western Conference-leading Tulsa Shock on Thursday night. Candice Dupree scored 16 points, and Monique Currie and DeWanna Bonner chipped in 11 each for the Mercury, who scored their most points of the season in front...
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Brittney Griner leads Mercury to 86-55 rout over Shock

PHOENIX (AP) Brittney Griner had 13 points, eight rebounds and a season-high seven blocks as the Phoenix Mercury continued their hot shooting in an 86-55 rout over the Western Conference-leading Tulsa Shock on Thursday night. Candice Dupree scored 16 points, and Monique Currie and DeWanna Bonner chipped in 11 each for the Mercury, who scored their most points of the season in front...
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Diggins and Delle Donne lead WNBA All-Star voting

NEW YORK (AP) Skylar Diggins of the Tulsa Shock and Elena Delle Donne of the Chicago Sky lead their respective conference in early returns for WNBA All-Star balloting Thursday. Diggins, who is out for the season after suffering a torn ACL, has 11,099 votes. Delle Donne, who is leading the WNBA in scoring, has 10,589. Joining Diggins as the top vote-getters among Western Conference...
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Shock-Mercury Preview

It's hard to overlook the storyline involving Brittney Griner heading into the first matchup between the Phoenix Mercury and Tulsa Shock. Griner earned a seven-game suspension for a domestic violence incident involving Glory Johnson of the Shock, and the Mercury star will play her third game since returning in Thursday night's contest in Phoenix. Griner and Johnson were arrested...
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Brittney Griner scores 23, leads Mercury past Stars

PHOENIX -- Brittney Griner had 23 points, eight rebounds and four blocks in her first home game since the completion of her seven-game suspension and the Phoenix Mercury beat the San Antonio Stars 85-78 on Tuesday night. Phoenix led by as many as 16 points in the third quarter, but Danielle Robinson's fastbreak layup with 1:42 remaining pulled San Antonio within 81-78. On Phoenix...
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Brittney Griner scores 23, leads Mercury past Stars

PHOENIX -- Brittney Griner had 23 points, eight rebounds and four blocks in her first home game since the completion of her seven-game suspension and the Phoenix Mercury beat the San Antonio Stars 85-78 on Tuesday night. Phoenix led by as many as 16 points in the third quarter, but Danielle Robinson's fastbreak layup with 1:42 remaining pulled San Antonio within 81-78. On Phoenix...
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Bird, rookies lead Seattle Storm past Shock 74-69

SEATTLE (AP) Sue Bird scored 17 points and rookies Jewell Loyd and Ramu Tokashiki combined for 25, including seven in the last three minutes as the Seattle Storm ended a five-game losing streak with a 74-69 win over the Tulsa Shock on Tuesday night. Crystal Langhorne added 15 points for the Storm (3-7), who had lost their previous three games by a total of nine points, including...
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Bird, rookies lead Seattle Storm past Shock 74-69

SEATTLE (AP) Sue Bird scored 17 points and rookies Jewell Loyd and Ramu Tokashiki combined for 25, including seven in the last three minutes as the Seattle Storm ended a five-game losing streak with a 74-69 win over the Tulsa Shock on Tuesday night. Crystal Langhorne added 15 points for the Storm (3-7), who had lost their previous three games by a total of nine points, including...
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Bird, rookies lead Seattle Storm past Shock 74-69

SEATTLE (AP) Sue Bird scored 17 points and rookies Jewell Loyd and Ramu Tokashiki combined for 25, including seven in the last three minutes as the Seattle Storm ended a five-game losing streak with a 74-69 win over the Tulsa Shock on Tuesday night. Crystal Langhorne added 15 points for the Storm (3-7), who had lost their previous three games by a total of nine points, including...
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Bird, rookies lead Seattle Storm past Shock 74-69

SEATTLE (AP) Sue Bird scored 17 points and rookies Jewell Loyd and Ramu Tokashiki combined for 25, including seven in the last three minutes as the Seattle Storm ended a five-game losing streak with a 74-69 win over the Tulsa Shock on Tuesday night. Crystal Langhorne added 15 points for the Storm (3-7), who had lost their previous three games by a total of nine points, including...
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Bird, rookies lead Seattle Storm past Shock 74-69

SEATTLE (AP) Sue Bird scored 17 points and rookies Jewell Loyd and Ramu Tokashiki combined for 25, including seven in the last three minutes as the Seattle Storm ended a five-game losing streak with a 74-69 win over the Tulsa Shock on Tuesday night. Crystal Langhorne added 15 points for the Storm (3-7), who had lost their previous three games by a total of nine points, including...
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Bird, rookies lead Seattle Storm past Shock 74-69

SEATTLE (AP) Sue Bird scored 17 points and rookies Jewell Loyd and Ramu Tokashiki combined for 25, including seven in the last three minutes as the Seattle Storm ended a five-game losing streak with a 74-69 win over the Tulsa Shock on Tuesday night. Crystal Langhorne added 15 points for the Storm (3-7), who had lost their previous three games by a total of nine points, including...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Bird, rookies lead Seattle Storm past Shock 74-69

SEATTLE (AP) Sue Bird scored 17 points and rookies Jewell Loyd and Ramu Tokashiki combined for 25, including seven in the last three minutes as the Seattle Storm ended a five-game losing streak with a 74-69 win over the Tulsa Shock on Tuesday night. Crystal Langhorne added 15 points for the Storm (3-7), who had lost their previous three games by a total of nine points, including...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Bird, rookies lead Seattle Storm past Shock 74-69

SEATTLE (AP) Sue Bird scored 17 points and rookies Jewell Loyd and Ramu Tokashiki combined for 25, including seven in the last three minutes as the Seattle Storm ended a five-game losing streak with a 74-69 win over the Tulsa Shock on Tuesday night. Crystal Langhorne added 15 points for the Storm (3-7), who had lost their previous three games by a total of nine points, including...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss
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