Seattle, WA (Sports Network) - Maya Moore scored 20 points, Lindsay Whalen
chipped in 19 and the Minnesota Lynx downed the Seattle Storm, 73-60, to
secure the top seed in the Western Conference for the third straight year.
Indianapolis, IN (Sports Network) - Kia Vaughn and Ivory Latta each had 15
points and the Washington Mystics secured a spot in the WNBA playoffs with a
69-67 victory over the Indiana Fever at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
So with the playoffs set, and just some possible shifting around in the final order of the standings, there’s nothing much to get excited about in the West, right?
Well, if you ignore Riquna Williams and her 51-point, record-setting explosion against San Antonio, then you’re absolutely correct. But just cue up Live Access on wnba.com and take a look at a truly amazing, Kobe-like performance that capped a very interesting Western Conference season.
Here’s a look at the West as the season winds down …