The Silver Stars took that fourth Western Conference playoff spot last night, beating the Sparks 82-65. They were lead by Becky Hammon’s 37-point rampage. Seventeen of her points were in the fourth quarter.
ESPN’s Mechelle Voepel said that of the four teams that didn’t make the playoffs, the Sparks are the most disappointing. She raises a LOT of questions about the Sparks in this piece.
Tonight, the Fever clinched the number-one seed in the East with an 87-69 win over the Mystics.