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2018 Schedule
20-14, 2nd in Western Conference
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Taurasi's 26 help U.S. reach gold-medal game

Diana Taurasi scored 26 points, including hitting five 3-pointers, to help the U.S. beat Belgium 93-77 on Saturday in the semifinals of the FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup.


LaChina & Terrika recap the 2018 WNBA season

LaChina Robinson and Terrika Foster-Brasby put a bow on the WNBA season. They recap some postseason matchups, discuss the Storm's journey to success and share their favorite moments from the season.

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USA Basketball sets 16 finalists for Women's Cup

Elena Delle Donne, Sue Bird, Jewell Loyd and Breanna Stewart -- all playing in the WNBA Finals -- are among the 16 finalists for the U.S. roster for the FIBA Women's World Cup.

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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.

Kevin Pelton ESPN Staff Writer 

The Seattle Storm ruined the perfect 13-0 record of Diana Taurasi's Phoenix Mercury teams in elimination games, coming back from an 11-point first-half deficit to win Game 5 of their semifinal series 94-84 and reach the WNBA Finals for the first time since 2010. Sue Bird powered the Storm's fourth-quarter surge with 14 of her 22 points in the period, including 4-of-5 shooting from 3-point range. MVP Breanna Stewart led all scorers with 28 points, and Taurasi finished with 17.

Kevin Pelton ESPN Staff Writer 

We head to the fourth quarter of the deciding Game 5 of the Phoenix-Seattle semifinals with the Mercury holding a four-point lead on the road. The Storm erased an 11-point deficit to tie the game at 57, but Phoenix answered with a 6-0 spurt to retake the lead. Brittney Griner has been the center of everything for the Mercury. She's played all 30 minutes and has 18 points, eight rebounds, six assists and four blocks.

Kevin Pelton ESPN Staff Writer 

Behind 15 points from Yvonne Turner, the Phoenix Mercury took a lead as large as 11 in the first half of their winner-take-all Game 5 in Seattle with a spot in the WNBA Finals on the line. But the Storm turned up their defensive intensity and climbed back within five at the half, 46-41. Breanna Stewart also has 15 points, while Sue Bird had eight points and four assists playing with a facemask to protect her broken nose.

Turner hits and-1 layup for Mercury (0:25)
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Griner, Mercury rally to beat Storm, force deciding Game 5

Brittney Griner scored with 14.1 seconds to play then prevented Breanna Stewart from getting a shot off before the buzzer as the Phoenix Mercury rallied from a 17-point deficit to beat the Seattle Storm 86-84 on Sunday and force a deciding Game 5 of...

Griner drains game-winning hook shot (0:33)
Back-to-back buckets send Mercury fans into a frenzy (0:26)
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Mercury beat Storm 86-66 to pull to 2-1 in WNBA semis

DeWanna Bonner had 27 points and 11 rebounds, and the Phoenix Mercury scored the first 14 points of the fourth quarter to beat the Seattle Storm 86-66 on Friday night to force a Game 4 in the WNBA semifinal series.

Bonner drops 10 points in the first (0:27)
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Storm outlast Taurasi, Mercury in OT (1:21)

Stewart, Bird push Storm past Mercury in OT, 91-87

Sue Bird scored 19 points, including the go-ahead basket with 1:03 left in overtime and two clinching free throws with 2.1 seconds left, to help the Seattle Storm recover from blowing a 17-point fourth quarter lead and beat the Phoenix Mercury 91-87...

2018 Team Leaders

  • Offense
  • Defense
  • Points Per Game

  • Assists Per Game

  • Field Goal Percentage

  • Rebounds Per Game

  • Steals Per Game

  • Blocks Per Game

Team Stats

Points Per Game85.5
Rebounds Per Game32.5
Assists Per Game20.5

Team History