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The butch and the bat

We had a lot of excitement here last night.

It was about 1:30 a.m. and W and I were sound asleep when one of the children yelled something about a bat in the house. 545 more words


Watch Brittney Griner slam down the first dunk in WNBA playoff history

Brittney Griner and the Phoenix Mercury defeated the Los Angeles Sparks to complete a sweep of the Western Conference semifinals series. In addition to putting up 21 points in the win, Griner put a bit of an exclamation point on the game with the first dunk in WNBA playoff history. 29 more words


Griner, Mercury Sweep Sparks Out Of Playoffs, 93-68

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Brittney Griner scored a career playoff-high 21 points, including a breakaway two-handed dunk, and the Phoenix Mercury cruised to a 93-68 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks in Game 2 on Sunday night to complete a sweep in their Western Conference semifinals series. 210 more words


The Phoenix Mercury at The L.A. Sparks, Western Conference Semi-Finals Game 2

The Phoenix Mercury head down to La La Land to take on the Los Angeles Sparks in game 2 of the Western Conference Semi-Finals.  After winning game 1 in Phoenix 75-72 the Mercury looked to close out the series.  1,352 more words

Brittney Griner Dunked With Authority

Brittney Griner intercepted a pass, took the ball coast-to-coast, and threw down hard in tonight’s Phoenix Mercury game versus the Los Angeles Sparks. As of press time, the game has two minutes left in the fourth quarter and Griner was 9-9 from the field. 24 more words


Setting aside my rum drink long enough to say

“Well, that was a lovely, tight start to the playoffs!”

Ageless wonder Catch rules.

There are so many things you can point to that have made Indiana’s Tamika Catchings such a great player for so long.

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