Arlington, TX – The Dallas Wings hosted the Seattle Storm this evening, falling to a score of 89-69. It was the Wings first loss in five games.
Glory Johnson led the team for the night recording her seventh double-double of the season with 18 points and 10 rebounds.
After being up through most of the first quarter, the Storm caught up, to end the first 19-17 and take the game. The Wings held on through the half, keeping the Storm at bay, with just a nine-point lead.
Breanna Stewart led the Storm scoring 30 points and 10 rebounds. Sue Bird recorded her 2500th assist tonight, dishing out a total of eight.
Two other Wings players recorded double figures for the night joining Johnson. Allisha Gray scored 15 points, and three steals. The steals marked as a new season high for the rookie. Skylar Diggins-Smith also saw double digits with 13. She led the team in total assists dishing out four.
Up next for the Wings are the Atlanta Dream on July 5 for “First Responders Night,” presented by American Fidelity. It will be the first time this season the Wings will face the Dream. Fans can purchase their tickets now by calling 817.469.9464 or by visiting www.dallaswings.com.