More injury bugs

The Sky have been hit hard, once again, by injury:

The Sky also announced they will be without reserve point guard Sharnee Zoll-Norman for four weeks and center Carolyn Swords indefinitely.

Zoll-Norman broke her thumb against the Mystics while Swords has a knee ligament injury that will require surgery on Saturday.

Only three teams in the league are injury-free at the moment: the Lynx, Sparks and Mystics. The WNBA’s other nine teams have varying levels of injured troops, which range from the mild to the catastrophic.

Sheryl Swoopes:

The next “Nine for IX” episode on ESPN Tuesday will feature Sheryl Swoopes.




The USA U19 team beat Australia today in the semifinals, 77-54. They’ll face France in the championship game tomorrow.