Catchings lifts Fever past Shock, 78-76
Minnesota teammates Lindsay Whalen and Rebekkah Brunson headline the WNBA All-Star reserves announced Tuesday night.
Elena Delle Donne is already leaving her mark in the WNBA.
WNBA fans achieved an impressive balance between popular and productive in voting 10 players as All-Star Game starters. Elena Delle Donne became the first rookie to be the top vote-getter.
Erin Phillips scored a season-high 19 points and as the Indiana Fever pulled away in the second half and beat the Washington Mystics 66-53 Friday night.
Kristi Toliver scored 21 points to lead all five starters in double-digit scoring as the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Indiana Fever 79-69 Tuesday night for their seventh straight victory.
Fever 85, Shock 65
Jessica Davenport scored 16 points as the Indiana reserves combined for a franchise-record 57 in the Fever's 98-63 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks on Sunday night.
Tulsa Shock rookie Liz Cambage has been announced as the replacement for injured Los Angeles center Candace Parker on the Western Conference roster for Saturday's WNBA All-Star game.
Phoenix's Diana Taurasi, Seattle's Sue Bird and Indiana's Tamika Catchings were voted as starters for the WNBA All-Star game again.
Cappie Pondexter scored 23 points and the New York Liberty beat the Indiana Fever 85-73 Thursday night in the opening game of their Eastern Conference semifinals series.
On a night when the WNBA had one of its greatest games ... Tamika Catchings didn't.
Kerri Gardin had 23 points, eight rebounds and five assists to help the Connecticut Sun beat the Indiana Fever 95-85 Sunday.
For the first time in All-Star Game history, the starting lineups include no WNBA originals, writes Nancy Lieberman, who looks at how each starter has improved over the years.
Fans failed to vote Lisa Leslie an All-Star starter. But the Sparks' center is the midseason favorite for regular-season MVP honors.
Indiana Fever forward Tamika Catchings was the top vote-getter in WNBA All-Star balloting and will lead the Eastern Conference against the Western Conference on July 12.