Having already done enough to prolong her final season by at least a couple of games, Seattle Storm veteran Tina Thompson left one more lasting memory Saturday night.
The 38-year-old Thompson capped her 17th regular season with 22 points and eight rebounds in an 85-73 win over the Tulsa Shock.
Thompson made 7 of 17 shots from the field on a night the Storm (17-17) were in control...
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Shekinna 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.
Tanisha Wright had 15 points, including a key basket in the final minute, for Seattle (16-17), which had lost the teams' previous three meetings this season. The playoff-bound Storm...
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September 12, 2013
It's very possible the Minnesota Lynx and Seattle Storm will meet in the opening round of the playoffs for the second straight year.
Oddly, these teams are now beginning what may seem like a playoff series.
Tina Thompson and the rejuvenated Storm play their next three games against Maya Moore and the league-best Lynx, starting Saturday night in Minneapolis.
The Storm (15-14...
Tina Thompson and the Seattle Storm are heating up just in time to make a run at a WNBA-record 10th straight playoff berth.
Thompson and Camille Little each scored 18 points and the Storm beat the Connecticut Sun 78-65 on Thursday night to tie Phoenix for third place in the Western Conference.
Temeka Johnson added 12 points and nine assists, and Shekinna Stricklen had 11 points...
Tina Thompson had 27 points and 13 rebounds to help the veteran Seattle Storm hold off the San Antonio Silver Stars 72-71 on Tuesday night to fortify their postseason hopes.
Camille Little had 14 points and Tanisha Wright added 11 for Seattle (14-14), which won the season series against San Antonio to claim a possible tiebreaker if the teams close the season tied.
Jia Perkins scored...
PHOENIX (AP) -- Tameka Johnson had 23 points and three assists to lead the Seattle Storm past the Phoenix Mercury 81-73 on Friday night.
Tina Thompson added 18 points and seven rebounds for Seattle (13-13), which has won all four meetings with Phoenix (14-13) this season and has won four of the past five overall.
Candice Dupree had 17 points while Diana Taurasi added 16 points...
PHOENIX -- Tina Thompson had 19 points and eight rebounds to lead the Seattle Storm past the Phoenix Mercury 80-65 on Tuesday night.
Tanisha Wright also scored 19 points and Shekinna Stricklen added 13 to help the Storm (9-11) win for the third time in three meetings with the Mercury this season.
Candice Dupree led Phoenix (10-11) with 18 points and eight rebounds.
The Storm took...
SEATTLE (AP) -- Temeka Johnson and Tina Thompson each scored 16 points and the Seattle Storm used a big third quarter to beat the Phoenix Mercury 88-79 on Thursday night.
Tanisha Wright added 14 points and seven assists, while Tianna Hawkins had 13 points as the Storm (8-10) rallied from a 13-point deficit in the first half. Thompson had seven rebounds and Johnson added seven assists...
The Seattle Storm of the WNBA this week signed Tina Thompson a 15-year WNBA veteran who averaged a career-low 9.9 points last season for Los Angeles.
Thompson is the WNBA's all-time leader in points scored (6,751) and won four WNBA championships with the defunct Houston Comets.
I know I know. This move on the surface sounds crazy...but. Thompson could be part of...
The Storm have signed Tina Thompson. Thompson was the number pick in 1997, the WNBA’s all-time leading scorer, and four-time WNBA champion.
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“I couldn’t be more excited at the opportunity to coach Tina,” Agler said. “I’ve been coaching against her for more than a decade and I sure prefer having her on my side...