Bird played through a broken nose with a mask on and went on to score 22 points, including a big 3-pointer in the 4th quarter to help the Storm seal a trip to the WNBA Finals. Taurasi had been 13-0 in her career in those situations, but couldn't overcome the longest tenured Storm player from going off in the fourth quarter. Not during her time in the WNBA.
Wins over Dallas and CT in the elimination rounds pushed the Mercury's record to 13-0 in winner-take-all games with Taurasi.
Taurasi finished with 17 points, but the Mercury were unable to overcome losing the first two games of the series in Seattle. It didn't take long for National Basketball Association stars like Kobe Bryant and Andre Drummond to stay glued to the screen, or in Isaiah Thomas' case, the game itself, as Seattle Storm point guard Sue Bird scorched the net when it counted most, dropping 14 points in the final 5:48 of regulation to storm back and take over the game. The Storm will advance to the WNBA Finals for the first time since 2010.
Israel confirms 200 strikes in Syria in 18 months That left another 100 in the time since, according to the official Israeli accounts issued on Tuesday - or roughly two a week. The state agency stated that military air defenses were used to confront several rockets fired by Israeli planes near Hama.
Marcelo: I'll stay at Real Madrid for ever Benzema only scored 11 goals in La Liga during the 2016-17 season, before netting just five times in the league last term. Speaking to FourFourTwo , Isco has dismissed the idea that Madrid are not doing well without their former talisman.
The Mercury had a 21-5 scoring run late in the third and into the fourth to turn a 10-point deficit into a six-point lead.
"She's one of our main leaders so obviously it's a little bit different", Seattle forward Alysha Clark said. "An incredible performance by her". Stewart passed to the corner as time expired so the Mercury averted the risk of a second overtime game in the series (Seattle won Game 2, 91-87 in OT). "I was like, 'Oh yeah, good point.' Because a lot of the shots I had been taking in that third quarter, I was really short". She always wants to get everyone else involved. "She was there offensively", Hughes said.
"I was thinking about her the whole game", said Taurasi, who asked Stewart about Bird's condition coming out at halftime. That's routine Sue to me. "When you have a face like Sue, I would worry, too".
In May, he was arrested for driving under the influence (DUI), after totalling his auto and fleeing the scene. The influential rapper's fifth studio album Swimming was announced on 13 July and released early last month.
Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger understands the constant questions about Bell but added "one person doesn't make or break you". Bell is now refusing to sign his franchise tag, which would pay him $14.5 million this season.
The podcast episode arrived at a tumultuous moment for Tesla and Musk. "As a result, this caused me to reconsider my future". Tesla shares fell as much as 10% to $252.25 as of 9.46am in NY , the steepest intra-day drop since June 2016.
Per their sources, Cardi lunged at Nicki before security had to break them up but not before Cardi tossed her shoe at the table. Immediately following the incident, Cardi was escorted out by security while Nicki stayed inside.
Jack Ma is now China's richest man though he has said that he will be focussing his time and money on education now. Alibaba now also handles digital payments, online banking, cloud computing and digital media and entertainment.
That's how real change starts, Obama said. "We are supposed to stand up to bullies, not follow them", Mr Obama said. The adviser was not authorised to discuss Obama's thinking publicly and spoke on condition of anonymity.
Police have not said if the officer fired because she thought the man was an intruder in her home or if she had another reason. An acquaintance from Jean's alma mater wrote on Twitter that he was "a light at Harding - one who I could never forget".
After Bobbitt gained pro-bono representation from Philadelphia law firm Cozen O'Connor, the case took a few odd twists. GoFundMe and the law firm representing a homeless good Samaritan say he will receive all the money raised for him.
The 59-year-old Sarri told Il Mattino: "We were having dinner. discussing whether or not to stay". "You'd have to ask the club". I even sign autographs for fans of our opponents on the side of the pitch before and after the game.
According to jail records , former Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle has been arrested on rape charges in Kansas . He first made headlines for shoplifting cologne and underwear from a department store at Stonebriar Center in Frisco.
I'm also thinking the irony is that while I am not privy to the numbers, it's likely he gained a lucrative Nike contract. The commercial has polarized opinion, with Trump among those critical of Nike for giving Kaepernick a public platform.
It didn't compare to the action in Kansas City's 42-27 victory at New England in the 2017 National Football League opener. But the Falcons, who lost 15-10 in the divisional round here in January, marched downfield on their next series.
A billion adults at risk from lack of exercise
The study was only based on activity levels that were self-reported by 1.9 million men and women from 358 population surveys. According to experts the levels of inactivity worldwide is alarming and not effort have been made to eradicate the scenario.
Off-Duty Texas Cop Enters Wrong Apartment, Kills Man Inside
The officer had just finished working a full shift and was still in uniform when she entered the home of Botham Shem Jean , Sgt. A CBS 11 News crew spoke with Dallas police and they said the officer who fired her weapon had not been interviewed.
Rafael Nadal withdraws from US Open
He said: "Just something that I felt, but I try always during the tournaments don't speak much about this kind of things". My biggest memories are on this court when I beat Rafa than Roger [Federer] - but I was a kid.
Rapper Mac Miller Found Dead In Suspected Overdose
Miller has had a long history with substance abuse, especially following his breakup with Ariana Grande earlier this year. Law enforcement officials told the website that Miller was found dead at his Los Angeles home on Friday around noon.
Post Malone uninjured in serious auto crash
There were reportedly no drugs or alcohol involved on either side, and Post himself seems clear and lucid in the paparazzi video. The 23-year-old's Gulfstream jet was heading to the United Kingdom so he could perform at the Reading and Leeds festivals.