Sue Bird 帮助 Storm 在家乡纽约赢得最后一场比赛

鸟, 联盟历史助攻王, 周四宣布她将在年底退休 2022 季节. 她在长岛长大, 距巴克莱中心约一小时车程.

Seattle Storm guard Sue Bird (10) reacts as fans give her a standing ovation during the final seconds of a WNBA basketball game against the New York Liberty, 星期日, 六月 19, 2022, 在纽约.

Seattle Storm guard Sue Bird (10) reacts as fans give her a standing ovation during the final seconds of a WNBA basketball game against the New York Liberty, 星期日, 六月 19, 2022, 在纽约. (美联社照片/ Mary Altaffer)

Bird sealed the game with a 3-pointer as the shot clock ran down with 18.9 还剩几秒钟. She held her follow-through much to the admiration of the crowd, who gave her a standing ovation as she came out of the game right after. The 21-year veteran finished with 11 点数.

The Liberty honored her pregame with a four-minute video tribute, and one-time teammates Sami Whitcomb and Natasha Howard gave Bird a jacket and jersey that featured every New York team stitched into them.

Seattle Storm guard Sue Bird (10) celebrates with teammates after scoring a 3-point goal during the final seconds of the second half of a WNBA basketball game against the New York Liberty, 星期日, 六月 19, 2022, 在纽约.

Seattle Storm guard Sue Bird (10) celebrates with teammates after scoring a 3-point goal during the final seconds of the second half of a WNBA basketball game against the New York Liberty, 星期日, 六月 19, 2022, 在纽约. (美联社照片/ Mary Altaffer)

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ACES 96, LYNX 95

LAS VEGAS (美联社) — A’ja Wilson scored 25 点数, Dearica Hamby added 16 — including a 3-pointer in the closing seconds — and the Aces rallied from a 14-point deficit to beat the Lynx.

Kayla McBride hit a 3-pointer and Jessica Shepard scored four point in a 7-2 spurt that trimmed Minnesota’s deficit to 93-91 与 1:38 玩. Neither team scored again until Chelsea Gray shook a reaching McBride with a behind-the-back move to get into the lane and kicked it out to a wide-open Hamby for a 3-pointer from the left corner to give Las Vegas a five-point advantage with 15.5 还剩几秒钟.

Shepard made a layup about 10 seconds later and, after a turnover by Gray on the inbounds pass, Shepard inexplicably drove for layup with 0.4 seconds left to make it 96-95.

Las Vegas Aces guard Chelsea Gray (12) drives to the basket against Minnesota Lynx center Nikolina Milic (31) during the first half of a WNBA basketball game Sunday, 六月 19, 2022, 在拉斯维加斯.

Las Vegas Aces guard Chelsea Gray (12) drives to the basket against Minnesota Lynx center Nikolina Milic (31) during the first half of a WNBA basketball game Sunday, 六月 19, 2022, 在拉斯维加斯. (Chase Stevens/Las Vegas Review-Journal via AP)

Shepard had a career-high 22 points on 9-of-10 shooting, a career-best 18 rebounds and six assists for the Lynx (3-13).

FEVER 89, SKY 87

INDIANAPOLIS (美联社) — NaLyssa Smith scored a career-high 26 points — including a go-ahead three-point play in the closing seconds to help the Fever erase a 15-point second-half deficit and beat the Sky.

Smith was fouled as she hit a turn-around jumper from the left block and made the free throw to give the Fever an 88-87 带头 39 还剩几秒钟.

Chicago missed two shots on the other end before Victoria Vivians was fouled with 7.8 剩余秒数. She made 1-of-2 free throws to give the Fever (5-13) a two-point lead.

After the Sky called a timeout, Courtney Vandersloot missed a short baseline jumper and the Fever held on.

Kahleah Copper scored a career-high 28 points for the Sky (10-5).

MYSTICS 71, SUN 63

华盛顿 (美联社) — Elena Delle Donne scored all 15 of her points in the first half and the Mystics beat the Sun.

Ariel Atkins and Shatori Walker-Kimbrough each scored 10 points for Washington (11-7).

Delle Donne converted a three-point play and then hit a 3-pointer about a minute later to make it 14-9 midway through the first quarter and the Mystics led the rest of the way.

LIBERTY’S SABRINA IONESCU MAKES WNBA HISTORY WITH TRIPLE-DOUBLE IN 3 QUARTERS

Connecticut scored six consecutive points to trim its deficit to eight nearly-2 minutes later but Alysha Clark scored four points in a 7-0 spurt that made it 38-23 与 6 minutes left in the first half and the Sun couldn’t recover.

Jonquel Jones had 15 点和 16 rebounds for the Sun (12-4).

WINGS 92, SPARKS 82

迈阿密海豚队宣布迈克麦克丹尼尔为他们的下一任主教练, 德州 (美联社) — Arike Ogunbowale hit five 3-pointers and finished with 27 点数, Marina Mabrey scored a season-high 21 points and the Wings used a third-quarter run to take control in their 92-82 win over the Sparks.

Allisha Gray had 20 点数, a season-high 12 篮板, six assists and three steals for Dallas. Kayla Thornton added 15 points for Dallas (8-8). The Wings have won back-to-back games after losing four in a row and six of the last seven.

Katie Lou Samuelson hit a pull-up jumper to give the Sparks a 45-43 lead with about a minute left in the first half but Dallas score the final seven points of the half — capped by Gray’s three-point play with 0.7 seconds left — to take a five-point lead into the break and the Wings never again trailed.

Nneka Ogwumike led Los Angeles (5-9) 与 17 points on 6-of-7 shooting and 10 篮板.

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