Briana Stewart, Basketball, Briana Taylor discussed on ESPN Chicago 1000 - WMVP Show
Your 2027 sounded on ESPN Storm with a sweep winning the WN BA titled Closing out the action in the wobble and they do it emphatically, 92. 59 33 point victory largest margin of victory in any W N B a playoff game all time ESPN Holly Rowe, I think that the Seattle Storm did this in dominating fashion together. Of course, they have a superstar in Briana Stewart, who had superstar like numbers, but they shared the basketball there. Ball movement was epic. They set finals records in Game one and game. 24 assists. 33 assists in Game two. And, of course, they have the legend Sue Bird, but it was the team basketball. The All movement that this really special team had to make it to a championship. And, of course, this season was about so much more than basketball. Holly. This elite that's two thirds African American women was strong allies among the rest of the league and so social justice was a big part. Of their message. They spoke with Briana Taylor's family. They wore her name. How are they feeling about how their message was received? I think they feel like they're message was received and that they were leaders in this space, but they also feel that their work is not done, and I thought it was significant that during the trophy presentation, the WN BA commissioner said. This is just the beginning. They will continue their Social justice platform. They will continue to say her name and, you know, we spoke at the beginning of the season of Tameka Palmer. That's Briana Taylor's mother. Her daughter loved basketball. She would've been so proud that it was her that they were representing all season long. Briana Stewart finishes with 26 in the clincher. She's the finals MVP Sue Bird 5.7 assists. He averaged over nine assists per game in the 2020 playoffs Storm with their third win of the Siri's. They take the title Lakers were in search of a third win in their Syriza's well, although there's a best of seven so it wouldn't end on Tuesday, but it would bring the Lakers step closer. Time for straight talk brought to you by straight talk Wireless. No blow outs are blown leads. Neither team ever out in front by double digits in this one, but some confident shots in the second half LeBron James dribbling on top against bio trigger another deep three and makes it again from the same spot. Too long. Threes from on top for LeBron. One was against Duncan Robinson..