Ketia Swanier has been suspended one game for leaving the Mercury bench Saturday night when the altercation broke out between her team and the Liberty’s Cappie Pondexter. It makes one wonder why Swanier’s suspension would be the first one announced, and what’s going to happen to the players who were directly involved in the incident.
Lauren Jackson sustained a concussion in Saturday’s game against the Sparks. Some sources say it was from Delisha Milton-Jones’ foul on Jackson. The Storm center will probably be out for at least a week, I’m guessing.
The many lives of Ivory Latta…….
The Tulsa Shock have waived rookie guard Natasha Lacy and signed Ivora Latta.
Sue Bird gets award…….
Veteran Storm point guard Sue Bird has been given the WNBA Cares Community Assist Award for the month of June by the league.
Great Debbie Yow bio, including how she used to play basketball with the (hostile, at first) boys 46 years ago. Now that’s courageous.