It took a total team effort for Phoenix to overcome Brittney Griner's absence and sweep Chicago. But in the end, Diana Taurasi played the biggest part in winning the franchise's third title.
Tammy Sutton-Brown scored a career-high 26 points and the Indiana Fever set a franchise scoring record in a 103-89 win over the Phoenix Mercury in the regular-season finale for both teams on Sunday.
The Phoenix Mercury beat the Silver Stars 68-59 Friday night, just hours after San Antonio coach Dee Brown announced his resignation after a 6-18 start.
Tammy Sutton-Brown scored 18 points and grabbed seven rebounds to lead visiting Charlotte past Phoenix 59-51 Friday night, ending the Sting's four-game losing streak.
Mercury guard Edwina Brown suffered a ruptured Achilles tendon that will likely force her to miss the entire season, the team said Tuesday.