WNBA Seattle Storm vs. Sacramento Monarchs July 27th 2008


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1.jpg Ticha gets herself warmed up by jogging around the court.
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8.jpg Once again Adia huddles around the FSN campfire before the game.
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9.jpg Every year I forget how these white t-shirts throw the exposure off!
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13.jpg Boucek is kind of an intense coach.
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22.jpg Ticha does one of her no-look passes to...
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24.jpg ...Sue? I guess she was looking.
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28.jpg Not the prettiest dribbling. Not a pretty game either.
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30.jpg Kelly thinks she can sorta "excuse me" through a double team.
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32.jpg Winner!
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33.jpg Damn this hair!
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34.jpg Yep, more of that pretty dribbling...
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35.jpg ...which sends the ball right into Yo's hands.
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41.jpg The Monarchs were getting heavy double teams in the paint
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46.jpg Powell throws a baseline pass...
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47.jpg ...and apparently Sue got her pinky on the ball...
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48.jpg ...then she goes Taurasi on us...
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49.jpg ...and bounces the ball off of her head soccer-style. Very entertaining.
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50.jpg Well, entertaining for some of us. The Monarchs bench wasn't in party mode I guess.
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53.jpg This is the standard pass the Ticha normally does to break a zone defense. You drive pass the center defender and throw a backdoor pass behind her.
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54.jpg Kelly, try shooting with your eyes open!
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55.jpg Maybe she knew what was coming.
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58.jpg More intense Boucek before the second half starts. Unfortunately they had a terrible third quarter.
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59.jpg Yo offensive rebound.
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60.jpg Now where is that basket?
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61.jpg Ah yes, there it is.
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65.jpg Yelling at Shelley doesn't work. I try it during every college season.
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67.jpg The Monarchs have found a way to score points -- flopping!
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68.jpg Yep, the refs (especially Twardowski) fall for this every time.
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69.jpg Don't look at me, Swin.
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72.jpg It looked like Boucek asked the team "Who thinks we can win this game?"
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73.jpg The Olympics are coming to preempt all of NBC's summer replacement shows.
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78.jpg Is it a kick ball if you bounce it off someone's foot?
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79.jpg I guess not.
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82.jpg The Monarchs' plan to win the game fails.
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83.jpg And Nicole Powell fouls out. Uh, Twardowski meant to signal 14.
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85.jpg Now all the Monarchs can do is foul.
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88.jpg So losing sucks...
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89.jpg ...but winning rocks.