INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jewell Loyd had 25 points, Tina Charles had 13 points and eight rebounds, and the Seattle Storm defeated the Indiana Fever 95-73 Tuesday night.
Seattle (14-8) had their 400th win of the regular season.
Gabby Williams added 14 points, Ezi Magbegor had 12 points and 11 rebounds, and Breanna Stewart also had 12 for Seattle. Sue Bird had two points on 1-of-7 shooting and five assists. Briann January, who is retiring after the season, also scored two points on her recent trip to Indiana, where her 14-year career began.
Seattle led 44-35 at halftime behind 14 points from Loyd. The Storm shot 50% from the field in the first 20 minutes, despite going just 1-to-10 with 3-pointers. The Storm finished 6 for 24 from 3-point range.
Kelsey Mitchell scored 21 points for Indiana (5-18). NaLyssa Smith added 14 points and Danielle Robinson had 11 points, six rebounds and four assists.
Indiana has lost five straight games, including 73-57 in Seattle on Friday.
https://www.king5.com/article/sports/wnba/storm/loyd-scores-25-points-storm-beat-fever-95-73/281-f996795c-45b0-4b0b-bd30-bc0b2111b177 Loyd scores 25 points, Storm beat Fever 95-73