Seattle, WA (Sports Network) - Tina Thompson posted 23 points and seven
rebounds as the Seattle Storm took a 77-70 decision over the Indiana Fever on
Tanisha Wright scored 16 points with eight assists, while Shekinna Stricklen
gave 15 points and five boards for the Storm, who have alternated wins and
losses over all seven of their games in August.
Tamika Catchings had 21 points and six rebounds and Briann January gave 17
points for the Fever, who have lost their past three.
Seattle had a big first quarter, while Indiana countered with a big second
quarter to cut its deficit to 40-39.
The Storm took a 59-57 lead into the fourth quarter and it was a three-point
game after January hit a 3-pointer with 1:09 to play, but Wright and Thompson
each hit a pair of free throws down the stretch to put the game away.
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