4:00 PM ET, June 27, 2010
TULSA, Okla. -- Svetlana Abrosimova scored 19 of her season-high 21 points in the second half and the Western Conference-leading Seattle Storm overcame a 13-point second-half deficit to defeat the Tulsa Shock 83-72 on Sunday.Down by five points entering the fourth quarter, Abrosimova and Seattle found their touch from 3-point range, hitting 5-of-8 from behind the arc in the quarter, including four consecutive 3s that keyed a 16-0 Storm run.
An Advancing Storm
Despite having the league's best record, Seattle has certainly weathered its share of storms, writes Mechelle Voepel. Story
Seattle coach Brian Agler has been selected to be the head coach for the team of WNBA stars that will face the U.S. National Team next month. "It's an honor to be coaching in an All-Star event because that means your team's success is being recognized," Agler said. "This honor has everything to do with team success and we're playing at a very high level right now." ... The U.S. team is coached by UConn's Geno Auriemma. Auriemma's assistants are Los Angeles Sparks coach Jennifer Gillom and Atlanta Dream coach Marynell Meadors. The game is Saturday, July 10, in Uncasville, Conn.
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||25-56 (.000)||27-62 (.000)|
|3P Made-Attempted||9-22 (.409)||4-10 (.400)|
|FT Made-Attempted||24-31 (.000)||14-21 (.000)|
|Fast Break Points||10||2|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||24 (0/0)||23 (0/0)|