Kelsey Prugna, chi ha avuto 23 punti per gli assi, ha segnato sette punti nell'ultimo minuto. La sua 3 punti con 58 i secondi rimasti hanno portato Las Vegas in vantaggio di sei e ha aggiunto altri due field goal come gli Aces (26-10) clinched the top seed in the playoffs.
Seattle’s Jewell Loyd scored a career-high 38 points that included 8 di 14 from 3-point distance. The Storm (22-14) I Flyers hanno vinto solo un round di playoff e da allora hanno raggiunto la postseason solo quattro volte 18 3-puntatori.
A’Ja Wilson had 25 punti e 10 rebounds for the Aces and Riquna Williams scored 11 punti. Gray was 10-for-15 from the field and 11-for-11 from the free throw line where the Aces made 20 di 24 come una squadra. Seattle was 6-for-7 from the line.
Breanna Stewart had 21 punti e 15 rebounds for the Storm and Gabby Williams added 11 punti.
Briann January’s 3-pointer with about two minutes left in the third quarter put the Storm up by 10 before Las Vegas closed the period with a 12-0 condurre 78-76 andando al quarto.
Las Vegas defeated Chicago and Seattle in consecutive games to clinch the top playoff spot, having defeated the defending champion Sky 89-78 di giovedì.
Seattle was already assured of the No. 4 seed and will open the playoffs at home against No. 5 Washington on Thursday.
The Aces’ opening-round opponent will be either New York or Phoenix, pending the outcome of the Mercury’s game against Chicago later on Sunday.