Minnesota Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve didn’t hide her displeasure with high-profile players Lindsay Whalen and Seimone Augustus after a Game 1 loss to Indiana in the WNBA Finals. Game 2 is Tuesday in Minneapolis.
The Storm, which is in the midst of a rebuild, won the lottery for the second consecutive season. The last time that happened was when the franchise drafted Lauren Jackson (2001) and Sue Bird (2002) with the No. 1 overall picks.
Tina Charles scored 17 of her 22 points in the third quarter to help the New York Liberty beat the host Washington Mystics 86-68 and even their best-of-three Eastern Conference semifinal series at one game apiece.
The visiting Washington Mystics beat the top-seeded New York Liberty 86-83 in double overtime in the opener of their best-of-three Eastern Conference semifinal series. The Mystics will try to eliminate New York on Sunday in Washington, D.C.
Here's the transcript of what Chicago forward Elena Delle Donne had to say to the media Wednesday about winning the league MVP award, almost leaving basketball, her lifelong bout with Lyme disease and plenty more.