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.
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.