Storm Watch: Edna Returns!
Edna's back (AP)
Edna's back (AP)

Posted Aug 11, 2002


The Seattle Storm lose a regular-season-ending game 59-51 in Sacramento whose greatest meaning was the inspirational return of Edna Campbell, playing for the first time since being diagnosed with breast cancer.

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First 10 Games | Second 10 Games | Ten Questions with Sue Bird |

| Return of Edna | Playoff Bound | Halftime Show | Fire Sale |

| Lynxed | L.A. Law | Minnesota Magic | Shocks Absorber |

| Mystical Moment | No Miracles | Comets at End | Mercury Falls |



The Return of Edna Campbell


SACRAMENTO, Aug. 13 - Edna Campbell
(left) embraces Monarch teammate Yolanda Griffith
in Campbell's first action since being diagnosed
with breast cancer. (Steve Yeater, AP)


SACRAMENTO, Aug. 13 - Edna's shoes sport the
pink ribbon for Breast Cancer Awareness.
(Getty Images)


SACRAMENTO, Aug. 13 - Back in action!
(Getty Images)


SACRAMENTO, Aug. 13 - Seattle's Michelle Marciniak
challenges the Monarch's Ticha Penicheiro at the
cup during a regular-season-ending 59-51 loss.
(Steve Yeater, AP)


SACRAMENTO, Aug. 13 - Amanda Lassiter, sporting
the white headband, fights off Ticha Penicheiro
and Yolando Griffith. (Getty Images)


SACRAMENTO, Aug. 13 - Storm Coach Lin Dunn
disagrees with official Roy Gulbean. (Getty Images)


SACRAMENTO, Aug. 13 - Sue Bird drives on the
Monarch's Tangela Smith. (Getty Images)


SACRAMENTO, Aug. 13 - Edna Campbell walks off
the court with Ruthie Bolton (6). (Getty Images)

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Playoff Bound!


SEATTLE, Aug. 11 - The Seattle Storm rode Lauren
Jackson's 27 points to a 72-57 victory over Utah
and their first playoff berth. (John Froschauer, AP)


SEATTLE, Aug. 11 - As promised, when the Storm
went to the playoffs, Coach Lin Dunn went red.
(John Froschauer, AP)


SEATTLE, Aug. 11 - LJ powers one over Natalie
Williams. (John Froschauer, AP)


SEATTLE, Aug. 11 - Kamila Vodichkova passes
through the defense of Utah's Margo Didek.
(John Froschauer, AP)


SEATTLE, Aug. 11 - Lauren Jackson and Simone
Edwards embrace as teammates Kamila
Vodichkova and Sue Bird continue to celebrate the
run into the postseason. (John Froschauer, AP)

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Fire Sale


SEATTLE, Aug. 9 - Sue Bird scored a franchise-high
33 points during an 83-74 victory over Portland in
front of a team-record 12,327 at KeyArena. The
victory put the Storm in position to take a WNBA
playoff berth. (John Froschauer, AP)


SEATTLE, Aug. 9 - Kamila Vodichkova battles
Portland's Alisa Burras for the rebound.
(John Froschauer, AP)


SEATTLE, Aug. 9 - Adia Barnes goes for two.
(John Froschauer, AP)

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Lynxed


MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 4 - Lauren Jackson beats the
defense of Tamika Williams during the Storm's
73-60 loss, snapping their five-game win streak.
(Ann Heisenfelt, AP)


MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 4 - LJ swats Katie Smith.
(Allsport)


MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 4 - Adia Barnes battles
the Lynx's Georgia Schweitzer.
(Ann Heisenfelt, AP)

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L.A. Law


LOS ANGELES, Aug. 1 - Simone Edwards celebrates
the Storm's 81-76 win. (Danny Moloshok, AP)


LOS ANGELES, Aug. 1 - Sue Bird and the Sparks'
Nikki Teasley race downcourt. (Allsport)


LOS ANGELES, Aug. 1 - Kate Starbird tracks the
ball against DeLisha Milton. (Danny Moloshok, AP)


LOS ANGELES, Aug. 1 - Sue Bird, about to
pounce. (Allsport)

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Minnesota Magic


SEATTLE, July 31 - Kate Starbird (middle) is
congratulated by Lauren Jackson (left) and Felicia
Ragland (right) after sinking a buzzer-beater from
beyond midcourt during the Storm's 75-63 victory
over the Lynx. (Ron Wurzer, AP)


SEATTLE, July 31 - LJ hits a tough two. (Allsport)


SEATTLE, July 31 - Adia Barnes (left) and Lauren
Jackson swarm the Lynx's Tamika Williams.
(Ron Wurzer, AP)

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Shocks Absorber


AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - Sue Bird evades Detroit's
Elaine Powell during a 72-59 Storm win.
(Paul Warner, AP)


AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - This time Bird goes between
the legs to evade Powell. (Paul Warner, AP)


AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - Amanda Lassiter defends
Detroit's Swin Cash. (Paul Warner, AP)

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Mystical Moment


WASHINGTON, D.C. - Sue Bird passes off during
an 80-71 Storm win. (Kamenko Pajic, AP)

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No Miracles


ORLANDO, July 25 - The Miracle tried surrounding
Simone Edwards, but she still scored 18 points
during a 79-76 Storm victory. (Peter Cosgrove, AP)


ORLANDO, July 25 - The Storm's Amanda Lassiter
puts the cuffs on Shannon Johnson of the Miracle.
(Peter Cosgrove, AP)


ORLANDO, July 25 - The ball gets away from Kamila
Vodichkova as Orlando's Brooke Wyckoff defends.
(Peter Cosgrove, AP)

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Comets at the End


SEATTLE, July 20 - On her own bobblehead night,
Sue Bird drives past Houston's Tina Thompson en
route to a 21-point effort and a 56-54 loss.
(Lauren McFalls, AP)


SEATTLE, July 20 - Sue Bird reacts at the end of
the Storm loss. (Allsport)


SEATTLE, July 20 - Sue Bird takes on Houston's
Tina Thompson again. (Allsport)


SEATTLE, July 20 - Adia Barnes pressures Comet
star Sheryl Swoopes. (Lauren McFalls, AP)

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Mercury Falls


SEATTLE, July 19 - Lauren Jackson scored 18 of her
22 points in the first half of an 89-48 rout of the
Mercury. (Lauren McFalls, AP)


SEATTLE, July 19 - Sue Bird takes on pressure from
Phoenix's Kristen Veal. (Lauren McFalls, AP)


SEATTLE, July 19 - The Storm's Amanda Lassiter
takes on the defense of Phoenix's Lisa Harrison.
(Lauren McFalls, AP)

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