SEATTLE (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Breanna Stewart and Crystal Langhorne had 15 points each to help the Seattle Storm beat the Dallas Wings 84-68 in the regular-season finale for both teams Sunday.
Sue Bird sat out the game and Stewart played just 13 minutes in the game that had no effect on the Storm’s No. 1 playoff seed.READ MORE: Five Denton Schools On Increased Security Alert After 'Unsubstantiated' Threats
Seattle (26-8) closed the season winning eight of the last nine and will begin the playoffs in the semifinals with byes through the first two single-elimination rounds and home-court advantage throughout.
The Storm pulled away in the second quarter with an 18-5 run to lead 41-24. Dallas (15-19) cut it to 61-50 early in the third quarter before Seattle built to its largest lead at 79-54 at the end of the period.READ MORE: With Strict Texas Abortion Law, Mexican Advocates Now Helping Women In The US
Glory Johnson led the Wings with 16 points. Liz Cambage added 11 points, and Azura Stevens had 10.
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