The 14-year veteran returned to the Storm’s lineup for Tuesday’s home win against Tulsa. Bird did not play Sunday in Tulsa to rest her body and could miss a game during the team’s three-game trip that begins Friday at Minnesota (7-2).
Seattle Times reporter Jayda Evans will have a weekly conversation with a newsmaker in the WNBA. This week she speaks with Minnesota guard Seimone Augustus, who’s led the Lynx to two WNBA championships in the past five years. Augustus, 31, married LaTaya Varner, 27. The couple lent their celebrity to campaign for marriage equality in Minnesota, but Augustus is a native Louisianan, which didn’t recognize same-sex unions until the Supreme Court ruling Friday in favor of marriage equality.
The weakened Sounders have limped out of the top spot in this week’s edition of my Major League Soccer rankings. Last ranking in parentheses 1. D.C. (5) Returned to the top of the league table with an impressive takedown of the Revs. Form: W-W-L-L-W. Up next: at Chicago on Wednesday. 2. Vancouver (3) It hasn’t always […]