Well, the inaugural week is over. The "three-to-see" have been seen. There have been wins, and there have been losses. The Indiana Fever raised a banner and put on a ring. Tina Thompson announced her retirement at the close of the 2013 season. Quite the eventful week.
So, how did it pan out for everyone? I’ll put it into three categories:
To be expected; Came Out Swinging; Can’t Get a Break
Kelsey Bone may have surprised fans, but didn't surprise WNBA scouts when she opted to forego her senior season at Texas A&M and enter the WNBA draft. She was taken fifth overall by New York, and so far, it seems to be a match made in heaven both on and off the court.
Thru her first three games, Bone has averaged nine points and 6.5 boards. The 6-4 center recently took some time to talk to us about adjusting to playing pro ball, some of her favorite things, and what it's like to be a rookie in New York City.
San Antonio, TX (Sports Network) - Shenise Johnson scored 19 points off the
bench and the San Antonio Silver Stars fought off a late comeback attempt from
the Los Angeles Sparks to register an 83-78 victory Saturday at the AT&T