Jewel Lloyd scored 20 points, Brenna Stewart pitched with a double-double and the Seattle Storm remained unbeaten in an 86–75 win over the Atlanta Dream.
ATLANTA – Jewel Lloyd scored 20 points, Brenna Stewart pitched with a double-double and the Seattle Storm remained unbeaten in WNBA action on Friday in an 86-75 win over the Atlanta Dream.
Lloyd, who came into the game tied for third place in the league with 25 with 3-pointers, hit 2 of 5 from beyond the arc as the Storm (9-2) scored 47.6% (10 of 21) from the distance. ) shot up. Stewart scored 11 of his 18 points in the first half to help Seattle take a 45-35 lead. Stewart finished with 13 rebounds as Seattle fell 4-.0 away from home.
Courtney Williams had 19 points – 7 off 20 shooting – and 11 rebounds to pace Dream (4-6), who lost her fourth straight game and fell 1-4 at home. Candace Parker scored 17 runs.
Seattle shot 6 out of 10 from a distance of 58% in the first half. Atlanta made only 10 of 37 shots (27%) in the first half, including 2 of 10 from beyond the arc, but kept within striking distance by making 13 of 14 free throws.
Epiphany came off the bench to score 11 runs for Prince Storm, who won his second straight and set the best record in the league. Rajkumar drowned 3 out of 4 from outside the arc.
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