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.

WNBA News: Storm trade Swin Cash and Le’coe Willingham to Chicago

Swin Cash

WNBA All-Star forward Swin Cash is moving from the Emerald City to the Windy City. Swin Cash, a three-time WNBA champion and four-time All-Star has been traded. It’s the first blockbuster trade of the offseason, the Storm traded Cash, reserve forward Le’coe Willingham and a 2012 second-round draft pick to the Chicago Sky on Monday for the No. 2 overall pick in April’s draft.