- The Washington Times - Monday, July 20, 2009

From combined dispatches

SUN 67, FEVER 61: Lindsay Whalen had 15 points, eight rebounds and six assists, and Connecticut snapped Indiana’s 11-game winning streak with a victory in Uncasville, Conn., on Sunday.

The Sun had a 60-40 lead with 4:53 remaining but went scoreless for more than four minutes. Indiana went on a 16-0 run to get within four until Asjha Jones made a free throw with 22.6 seconds remaining.

Indiana had the longest winning streak in the WNBA since 2006.

Connecticut, which moved within three games of the Fever in the Eastern Conference, has won three straight.

Jones and Erin Phillips scored 12 points apiece for Connecticut, and Sandrine Gruda had 10 points, nine rebounds and four assists.

Katie Douglas and Ebony Hoffman each scored 15 points to lead Indiana.

LIBERTY 89, DREAM 86: Shameka Christon scored a career-high 32 points, including a 3-pointer from way behind the arc to break a late tie, and host New York beat Atlanta.

Janel McCarville added 21 for the Liberty, who blew an 18-point lead in the third quarter before rallying for the win.

SKY 85, SILVER STARS 75: Jia Perkins scored 29 points, and Chicago beat visiting San Antonio.

Candace DuPree added 13 points and Sylvia Fowles had 11 and nine rebounds for the Sky. Fowles had missed five of the last six games with a knee injury.

STORM 72, LYNX 69: Camille Little scored a season-high 18 points to help Seattle beat visiting Minnesota and move into sole possession of second place in the Western Conference.

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