News

Storm beat Sky

Storm beat Sky

Seattle Storm coach Brian Agler Photo: Associated Press/AP Photo/Alex Brandon

ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Tanisha Wright scored 17 points to help the Seattle Storm beat short-handed Chicago, which was missing star Elena Delle Donne, 80-76 on Tuesday night.

Delle Donne, who is second in the league in scoring at just over 22 points a game, was sidelined with a reported flareup of Lyme Disease that plagued her in college. Forward Jessica Breland also sat out with a lower leg injury. Chicago is still without Sylvia Fowles, who is recovering from off-season hip surgery. She’s expected back later this month.

Chicago (5-4) did get a strong effort from Epiphanny Prince, who was playing her second game of the season after sitting out the first seven games because of burnout. Prince had 18 points for the Sky, who have dropped three straight.

Camille Little added 13 points and Sue Bird had 12 for the Storm (4-6).

 

Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

‘Scary Lucy’ is getting a facelift

Fresh
24-overlay5

The Lucille Ball statue that haunted a New York town is finally going to be replaced.

in Music

Harry Styles and Mick Fleetwood are unlikely pen pals

harrystyles

The One Direction star has struck up an unlikely friendship with the classic rocker.

in Sports, Viral Videos

Watch Steph Curry’s adorable daughter steal the post-game presser – again

11-overlay8

Riley Curry is the hottest sports baby in the game right now.

in Music

Taylor Swift lands fourth Billboard No. 1 single

taylorswift

"Bad Blood" has knocked Wiz Khalifa out of the top spot.