Seattle Storm sweep Washington Mystics to win 2018 WNBA Finals

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The Seattle Storm are WNBA champions. After winning the first two games of the 2018 WNBA Finals, the Storm defeated the Washington Mystics, 98-82 in Game 3 to clinch the sweep. Breanna Stewart led the way with 30 points and eight rebounds, and Natasha Howard came up big with 29 points and 14 rebounds. 

Stewart, who averaged 25 points and 6 rebounds in the series, was named Finals MVP.

This is the third title for the Storm, who also won back in 2004 and 2010. 

2018 WNBA Finals results (best-of-five)

Seattle Storm 3, Washington Mystics 0

  • Game 1: Seattle Storm 89, Washington Mystics 76 -- Box Score
  • Game 2: Seattle Storm 75, Washington Mystics 73 -- Box Score
  • Game 3: Seattle Storm 96, Washington Mystics 79 -- Box Score

Semi-finals (best-of-five) -- Storm and Mystics advance

Seattle Storm 3, Phoenix Mercury 2

  • Game 1: Seattle Storm 91, Phoenix Mercury 87 -- Box Score
  • Game 2: Seattle Storm 91, Phoenix Mercury 87 -- Box Score
  • Game 3: Phoenix Mercury 86, Seattle Storm 66 -- Box Score
  • Game 4: Phoenix Mercury 86, Seattle Storm 84 -- Box Score
  • Game 5: Seattle Storm 94, Phoenix Mercury 84 -- Box Score

Washington Mystics 3, Atlanta Dream 2

  • Game 1: Washington Mystics 87, Atlanta Dream 84 -- Box Score
  • Game 2: Atlanta Dream 78, Washington Mystics 75 -- Box Score
  • Game 3: Atlanta Dream 81, Washington Mystics 76 -- Box Score
  • Game 4: Washington Mystics 97, Atlanta Dream 76 -- Box Score
  • Game 5: Washington Mystics 86, Atlanta Dream 81 -- Box Score

Full bracket

For full series results, schedules and scores from the 2018 WNBA Playoffs, click here

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