WNBA Seattle Storm vs. Phoenix Mercury June 11th 2008


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1.jpg Is Flo going to get to play tonight?
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2.jpg Oh dear Lord, the strap on this guy's 300mm f2.8 slipped and the very expensive lens hit the floor. Fortunately the lens hood has that huge rubbery cushion.
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8.jpg Will Flo get to touch the ball again tonight?
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9.jpg A-Rob always looks happiest during the intros.
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19.jpg As you can see, we started with a lot of outside shooting.
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22.jpg Kelly goes crashing into the Mercury bench.
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26.jpg Shyra isn't very accurate with these off-balanced shots.
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30.jpg While LJ is busy shooting over Tarausi...
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31.jpg ...she gets blocked from the side.
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32.jpg A little blood.
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37.jpg Taurasi delays the game by bouncing the ball off her head. For some reason that's not a delay of game.
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40.jpg I couldn't resist including this layup that Kelly Miller blew.
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44.jpg Great block by Barbara Farris.
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48.jpg About the swing dancing which I've doing for ten years. This was a very reserved performance. There should have been more styling and energy for such a slow song. And the solos were standard jazz moves: Shorty George, boogie forwards, boogie backs, all straight from the Shim Sham.
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50.jpg We shouldn't let Willingham line up her shots like she's playing pool.
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54.jpg Assist from Cappie.
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58.jpg By trying to get out of the reach of LJ...
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59.jpg ...Cappie blows the shot.
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63.jpg Willingham was rather intense during timeouts.
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64.jpg This must have been one of those "fouls" that Taurasi said that weren't getting called.
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69.jpg Double team...
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70.jpg ...turns into a triple team.
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73.jpg Another triple team...
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74.jpg ...that gets Yo clocked in the face.
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77.jpg Here Shyra gets mowed down by a frustrated Cappie.
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79.jpg Did Sue block this strange shot? I can't remember.
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81.jpg Taurasi bouncing the ball of her head again. This was no delay of game.
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89.jpg Sue tries to kick the pass but slips. This leaves Kelly to do an effective screen.
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91.jpg Swoopes' marvelous three. Too bad it didn't work in the next game.
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92.jpg As usual, Swoopes explodes with emotion!
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98.jpg Remember a few seasons ago when this was totally illegal. Thank you for your consistentcy, WNBA officiating.
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99.jpg Did Taurasi travel? She's leaping off of her (left) pivot foot...
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100.jpg ...she lands on her non-pivot foot. She must release the ball before her original pivot foot hits the floor...
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101.jpg ...very close.
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103.jpg It looked like Katie and Swoopes were going to waltz out there!
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105.jpg A-Rob helps finish the game.
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