Storm Roundup: Seattle clinches ninth consecutive playoff birth

Lauren Jackson

NWSB Writer Ben Tole recaps how the Seattle Storm have been faring as they prepare for a ninth consecutive appearance in the WNBA playoffs. With five games remaining on the schedule, the fourth-seeded Storm can only move up one spot in the Western Conference standings, and even that seems a little far-fetched at this point.

Seattle Storm have reason for optimism even with a 1-5 start

Lauren Jackson Seattle Storm

NWSB Insider and Seattle Storm blogger Ben Tole tells us to get our fingers off the panic button for the WNBA’s Storm and their 1-5 early season record. 10 of the last 15 games are at home for the Storm, which is 33-3 at home since the beginning of the 2010 season. WNBA MVP Lauren Jackson will return after the Olympics. Good times are ahead Seattle.