The Sparks knocked out the defending champion Storm, 92-69.
Credit to Seattle, who probably shouldn’t have had as good of a season considering all their injuries.
A steal and a half-court heave by Dearica Hamby lifted the Aces over the Sky, 93-92.
What a game, what a game. It took time to wind down after that.
Tuesday’s round three:
Sparks will face the Sun
Aces will take on the Mystics
The league is paying for charter flights to take today’s winners to the East coast for Tuesday’s games.
WNBA team news:
For the Mystics, pressure is a privilege.
How the Sun’s commitment to a core group of players made them one of the league’s best teams.
Dearica Hamby has been named sixth woman of the year.
Nneka Ogwumike wins the Kim Perrot Sportsmanship award.
A fan was tackled at Staples Center today after running after the Ogwumike sisters.
USA Basketball news:
The Women’s National Team will train in Miami this week, ahead of the FIBA AmeriCup, and new invitees include: Kelsey Plum, Brittney Sykes, Jordin Canada, Sydney Wiese, Diamond DeShields, Arike Ogunbowale, and Napheesa Collier.