Indiana evens the series; all-defensive team

The defensive player of the year has some offense, too – 17 points, to be exact. Tamika Catchings and the Fever won today and evened the series with the Liberty, forcing a game three on Wednesday. It’s the only semifinal this year to go to three games.

Box score.

The league’s all-defensive first and second teams were announced today:

First Team

Tamika Catchings
Sylvia Fowles
Tanisha Wright
Angel McCoughtry
Cappie Pondexter

Second Team

Lauren Jackson
Rebekkah Brunson
Sancho Lyttle
Lindsey Harding
Tully Bevilaqua
Katie Douglas


  1. congrats to all the winners, but i'm happy to see tanisha on the list for the second year in a row. yay, t!!

    conversely, i'm more than a little surprised to see cappie on the first all-d team.

    finally, a big shout out to catch for another dpoy award!