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Seattle Storm fans cheer during the game against the Los Angeles Sparks at Angel of the Winds Arena on Friday, June 21, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Storm to welcome limited number of fans for games in Everett

Seattle is allowed to host up to 2,000 fans per game this season at Angel of the Winds Arena.

Seattle Storm fans cheer during the game against the Los Angeles Sparks at Angel of the Winds Arena on Friday, June 21, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Dallas Wings guard Katie Lou Samuelson, left, moves the ball up the court in front of Las Vegas Aces center A'ja Wilson (22) during the first half of a WNBA basketball game, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2020, in Bradenton, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

Storm deal Howard, acquire Samuelson in blockbuster deal

Seattle sends the All-Star forward to N.Y. and receives three young players and draft picks in return.

Dallas Wings guard Katie Lou Samuelson, left, moves the ball up the court in front of Las Vegas Aces center A'ja Wilson (22) during the first half of a WNBA basketball game, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2020, in Bradenton, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

Nearly 1,000 still without power after mid-week storm

Power is restored to more than 200,000 customers, but others still wait after more than 60 hours.

Seattle Storm players, from left,Breanna Stewart, Jewell Loyd, and Mercedes Russell pose for photos with their trophy after they raised their team flag on the roof of the Space Needle, Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, in Seattle. The Storm won their fourth WNBA basketball championship on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020, completing a three-game sweep of the Las Vegas Aces. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

WNBA-champion Storm have sustaining success down to an art

Seattle’s four league championships have spanned an impressive 16 seasons.

  • Oct 10, 2020
  • By Larry Stone The Seattle Times
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Seattle Storm players, from left,Breanna Stewart, Jewell Loyd, and Mercedes Russell pose for photos with their trophy after they raised their team flag on the roof of the Space Needle, Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, in Seattle. The Storm won their fourth WNBA basketball championship on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020, completing a three-game sweep of the Las Vegas Aces. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
Seattle Storm guard Sue Bird shows the trophy to some of her teammates after the team defeated the Las Vegas Aces to win the WNBA championship Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020, in Bradenton, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Storm sweep Aces to capture franchise’s 4th WNBA title

Breanna Stewart wins her second finals MVP award in three seasons after Seattle’s 92-59 win.

Seattle Storm guard Sue Bird shows the trophy to some of her teammates after the team defeated the Las Vegas Aces to win the WNBA championship Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020, in Bradenton, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Seattle Storm forward Breanna Stewart (30) shoots over Las Vegas Aces guard Jackie Young (0) during the second half of Game 1 of basketball's WNBA Finals Friday, Oct. 2, 2020, in Bradenton, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Stewart stars as Storm beat Aces in Game 1

The former MVP scores 37 and Sue Bird adds a finals-record 16 assists in Seattle’s 93-80 win.

Seattle Storm forward Breanna Stewart (30) shoots over Las Vegas Aces guard Jackie Young (0) during the second half of Game 1 of basketball's WNBA Finals Friday, Oct. 2, 2020, in Bradenton, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Atlanta Dream forward Shekinna Stricklen (40) dribbles in front of Seattle Storm guard Sue Bird (10) and forward Breanna Stewart (30) during the first half of a WNBA basketball game Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2020, in Bradenton, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Bird, Stewart look to lift Seattle past Aces to 4th title

Game 1 of the WNBA Finals against Las Vegas is set to tip off Friday afternoon.

  • Oct 1, 2020
  • By Doug Feinberg Associated Press
  • SportsStorm
Atlanta Dream forward Shekinna Stricklen (40) dribbles in front of Seattle Storm guard Sue Bird (10) and forward Breanna Stewart (30) during the first half of a WNBA basketball game Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2020, in Bradenton, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Storm beat Lynx to move 1 game from WNBA finals

Storm beat Lynx to move 1 game from WNBA finals

Seattle rolls to an 89-79 win in Game 2 to take a commanding 2-0 lead in the best-of-five series.

Storm beat Lynx to move 1 game from WNBA finals
Clark’s buzzer-beat lifts Storm over Lynx in Game 1

Clark’s buzzer-beat lifts Storm over Lynx in Game 1

Seattle beats Minnesota 88-86 in the first game of the best-of-five semifinal series.

Clark’s buzzer-beat lifts Storm over Lynx in Game 1

Stewart, Bird sit out, Storm still rout Mercury

Six Seattle players reach double figures in an 83-60 victory.

Storm beat Wings, clinch top-2 seed in WNBA playoffs

Seattle wins 107-95, but Sue Bird leaves early after injuring her knee in a collision.

Storm down Sparks on Loyd’s buzzer-beater

Seattle pulls out a 90-89 win in a battle of two of the top teams in the WNBA.

Storm welcome back Bird, defeat Mystics

The star guard returns from knee issues and helps lead Seattle to a 71-64 win.

Storm clinch playoff berth with win over Sky

Seattle became the second WNBA team to clinch a spot in the postseason.

Storm join rest of WNBA in ‘day of reflection’

Storm join rest of WNBA in ‘day of reflection’

Seattle’s game against Las Vegas on Thursday was postponed in a stand against social injustice.

  • Aug 27, 2020
  • By Percy Allen The Seattle Times
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Storm join rest of WNBA in ‘day of reflection’
Storm beat Fever to snap 2-game skid

Storm beat Fever to snap 2-game skid

Breanna Stewart scores 27 points to lead Seattle to an 87-74 win.

Storm beat Fever to snap 2-game skid
Aces topple Storm in battle of WNBA’s top teams

Aces topple Storm in battle of WNBA’s top teams

Las Vegas dominates inside en route to an 82-74 win over Seattle.

Aces topple Storm in battle of WNBA’s top teams
Fever snap Storm’s 9-game win streak

Fever snap Storm’s 9-game win streak

Seattle loses 90-84 for just its second defeat of the season.

Fever snap Storm’s 9-game win streak
Storm pummel Liberty for 9th consecutive win

Storm pummel Liberty for 9th consecutive win

Seattle rolls to a 105-64 win to improve to a WNBA-best 11-1.

Storm pummel Liberty for 9th consecutive win
Storm rout Wings for 7th straight win

Storm rout Wings for 7th straight win

Breanna Stewart scores 21 points as Seattle cruises to a 83-65 victory.

Storm rout Wings for 7th straight win