The Great Wheel, CenturyLink Field among those changing lights in recognition of the Verizon WNBA All-Star 2017
SEATTLE – (July 20) A host of famous and iconic Seattle buildings will be turning their lights orange, the color of the WNBA, Friday night in recognition of Verizon WNBA All-Star 2017, set to tipoff at 12:30 p.m. PT on Saturday, July 22 at KeyArena. The contest will be the first ever WNBA All-Star Game held in Seattle. Tickets for Verizon WNBA All-Star 2017 start at just $15 and can be purchased at StormBasketball.com, or by dialing 206-217-WNBA (9622).
Washington, through the Austen Everett Foundation, will be an honorary WNBA All-Star player
SEATTLE – (July 20) The Seattle Storm’s 10-time WNBA All-Star Sue Bird, and ABC’s sideline reporter for Verizon WNBA All-Star 2017, Holly Rowe, will host a press conference to sign Eniyah Washington to a WNBA All-Star contract for the Western Conference team, through the Austen Everett Foundation.
Stewart Averaged 23 Points, 8.5 Rebounds and Three Assists Last Week
SEATTLE (July 17) – For the second time in her career, Breanna Stewart has been named the WNBA’s Western Conference Player of the Week, the league announced on Monday afternoon.
Stewart helped the Storm (9-10) to a 1-1 record last week. After she posted 22 points and eight rebounds in a setback to Connecticut on July 12, Stewart anchored a second-half comeback vs. Atlanta, tallying 24 points, nine boards and a career-high six assists on the way to a 90-84 triumph at KeyArena on Saturday night.