Game Leaders

Points

42
Brittney GrinerB. Griner
C - PHX
21PTS
8/12FG
5/6FT
30
Breanna StewartB. Stewart
F - SEA
28PTS
11/21FG
5/6FT

Rebounds

42
Brittney GrinerB. Griner
C - PHX
9REB
9DREB
0OREB
32
Alysha ClarkA. Clark
F - SEA
13REB
10DREB
3OREB

Assists

42
Brittney GrinerB. Griner
C - PHX
6AST
1TO
40MIN
10
Sue BirdS. Bird
G - SEA
5AST
1TO
34MIN

Team Stats

  • Field Goal %

    • PHX48.5
    • 47.2SEA
  • Three Point %

    • PHX28.6
    • 44.0SEA
  • Turnovers

    • PHX9
    • 8SEA
  • Rebounds

    • PHX29
    • 40SEA

Game Information

Key Arena
  • Seattle, WA
Attendance: 8,992
53%
Capacity: 17,072
Kurt Walker, Maj Forsberg, Byron Jarrett
9/5/2018 Associated Press

Bird's big 4th lifts Storm past Mercury to Finals

Sue Bird scored 14 of her 22 points in the fourth quarter, and the Seattle Storm advanced to the WNBA Finals for the third time in franchise history by rallying for a 94-84 win over the Phoenix Mercury in Game 5 on Tuesday night.

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Mercury2620172184
Storm2219183594

Game Flow

PHX
SEA
0.0 - 4th Quarter

PHX

84

SEA

94

End of Game

Shot Chart

  • DeWanna Bonner makes 31-foot three point jumper (Diana Taurasi assists)
  • Brittney Griner misses 9-foot two point shot
  • Yvonne Turner makes 26-foot three point jumper (Diana Taurasi assists)
  • DeWanna Bonner makes jumper
  • Diana Taurasi makes 35-foot three point jumper (Brittney Griner assists)
  • Briann January misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Diana Taurasi misses 23-foot three point jumper
  • Yvonne Turner makes driving layup (Briann January assists)
  • Brittney Griner misses 12-foot two point shot
  • DeWanna Bonner misses 15-foot jumper
  • Alysha Clark blocks DeWanna Bonner's two point shot
  • Diana Taurasi misses 30-foot three point jumper
  • Diana Taurasi makes driving layup (Yvonne Turner assists)
  • Yvonne Turner makes driving layup
  • Brittney Griner makes 3-foot layup (Camille Little assists)
  • Camille Little makes 2-foot layup (Brittney Griner assists)
  • Diana Taurasi misses 27-foot three point jumper
  • Brittney Griner misses 6-foot jumper
  • Brittney Griner makes driving layup
  • Briann January misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Diana Taurasi makes two point shot
  • DeWanna Bonner misses 28-foot three point jumper
  • Yvonne Turner misses 23-foot three point jumper
  • DeWanna Bonner misses 9-foot two point shot
  • Briann January makes 7-foot driving floating jump shot
  • Brittney Griner makes layup (Briann January assists)
  • Diana Taurasi misses 25-foot three point pullup jump shot
  • Brittney Griner makes driving layup (Briann January assists)
  • Yvonne Turner misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Yvonne Turner makes 19-foot jumper (Brittney Griner assists)
  • Sami Whitcomb blocks Yvonne Turner's driving layup
  • Crystal Langhorne blocks Yvonne Turner 's 7-foot driving layup
  • Camille Little misses layup
  • DeWanna Bonner makes 26-foot three point jumper (Diana Taurasi assists)
  • DeWanna Bonner makes driving layup
  • Diana Taurasi misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Diana Taurasi misses driving layup
  • Alysha Clark misses 5-foot jumper
  • Breanna Stewart makes free throw 1 of 2
  • Breanna Stewart makes free throw 2 of 2
  • Breanna Stewart misses free throw 1 of 2
  • Breanna Stewart makes free throw 2 of 2
  • Natasha Howard makes three point jumper (Sue Bird assists)
  • Breanna Stewart makes two point shot (Jewell Loyd assists)
  • Breanna Stewart makes driving layup
  • Sue Bird makes 3-foot layup (Breanna Stewart assists)
  • Alysha Clark misses 23-foot three point jumper
  • Sue Bird makes free throw 1 of 2
  • Sue Bird misses free throw 2 of 2
  • Jordin Canada makes 15-foot jumper (Sue Bird assists)
  • Alysha Clark makes free throw 1 of 2
  • Alysha Clark makes free throw 2 of 2
  • Breanna Stewart misses 17-foot pullup jump shot
  • Breanna Stewart misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Brittney Griner blocks Sue Bird 's 4-foot driving layup
  • Jewell Loyd makes 11-foot two point shot (Sue Bird assists)
  • Jewell Loyd makes free throw 1 of 2
  • Jewell Loyd makes free throw 2 of 2
  • Breanna Stewart makes 7-foot two point shot (Natasha Howard assists)
  • Breanna Stewart makes 15-foot pullup jump shot
  • Breanna Stewart misses 15-foot step back jumpshot
  • Alysha Clark misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Breanna Stewart makes 12-foot two point shot (Jewell Loyd assists)
  • Sue Bird misses three point jumper
  • Jewell Loyd misses 21-foot step back jumpshot
  • Breanna Stewart makes 13-foot two point shot
  • Alysha Clark makes 7-foot two point shot
  • Natasha Howard makes layup
  • Breanna Stewart makes driving floating jump shot
  • Natasha Howard misses 9-foot two point shot
  • Brittney Griner blocks Sami Whitcomb's driving layup
  • Sue Bird misses 19-foot step back jumpshot
  • Crystal Langhorne misses driving layup
  • Sami Whitcomb makes driving layup
  • Jordin Canada makes two point shot
  • Jordin Canada makes 25-foot three point jumper (Breanna Stewart assists)
  • Breanna Stewart misses 6-foot two point shot
  • Breanna Stewart makes free throw 1 of 2
  • Breanna Stewart makes free throw 2 of 2
  • Breanna Stewart misses driving layup
  • Breanna Stewart makes two point shot
  • Sue Bird makes 28-foot three point jumper (Sami Whitcomb assists)
  • Alysha Clark makes free throw 1 of 2
  • Alysha Clark makes free throw 2 of 2
  • Natasha Howard makes free throw 1 of 2
  • Natasha Howard makes free throw 2 of 2
  • Sami Whitcomb misses free throw 1 of 2
  • Sami Whitcomb makes free throw 2 of 2

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