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2009 News Archive

Features

SEPTEMBER
Sept. 23, 2009: Jackson Will Re-Sign With Storm
Sept. 22, 2009: For 2010, Storm Hopes to Build Around Core
Sept. 18, 2009: Johnson At Peace With Decision to Retire
Sept. 15, 2009: Storm Facing Sparks, Not History
Sept. 14, 2009: Agler Appreciates Chance to Keep Building Storm
Sept. 14, 2009: Storm Getting Healthier, But Jackson Out
Sept. 11, 2009: Extension No-Brainer for Bird
Sept. 9, 2009: Atkinson Returns to Storm as Replacement
Sept. 8, 2009: Storm Short-Handed for Final Week

AUGUST
Aug. 31, 2009: Jackson Deals With Injury
Aug. 31, 2009: Storm Has Had Success Without LJ
Aug. 26, 2009: With Jackson Battling Back, Burse Steps Up
Aug. 24, 2009: Storm Building Momentum
Aug. 20, 2009: Walker Working Back
Aug. 17, 2009: Bird Has Become Veteran for USA Basketball
Aug. 15, 2009: Lauren Jackson Hits 5,000 Points
Aug. 12, 2009: Little Does Dirty Work for the Storm
Aug. 5, 2009: Storm Seeking Improved Bench Play Without Gearlds
Aug. 3, 2009: Storm's Fans Invaluable Over the Last 10 Years

JULY
July 30, 2009: Breakdown: Storm at Midseason
July 23, 2009: Cash Takes MVP Honors in West's Win
July 23, 2009: Storm Outlasts Sparks: A Look Back
July 14, 2009: For Cash, All-Star Selection is Special
July 13, 2009: Wright Fills Important Role for Storm

JUNE
June 24, 2009: Storm's Superstars Playing at a High Level
June 16, 2009: Batkovic-Brown Settling in Seattle
June 5, 2009: Picking Up Where They Left Off
June 4, 2009: Storm Deep in the Post
June 3, 2009: Johnson's Addition Completes Storm Backcourt
June 2, 2009: Cash Feeling Better After Back Surgery
June 1, 2009: Jackson Rejoins Storm for Practice

MAY
May 28, 2009: Robinson Confident After Star Turn Overseas
May 27, 2009: More Pluses Than Minuses for Gearlds
May 22, 2009: Cleared for Practice, Cash Returns to Seattle
May 19, 2009: Teaching the Game: Agler's Style Connects
May 18, 2009: Familiar Faces at Storm Media Day
May 5, 2009: Jackson: 'I Couldn't Bear to Leave'
May 4, 2009: Storm's Braintrust Thrilled by Jackson's Return

APRIL
April 23, 2009: O'Neill Makes Difficult Decision to Step Away from Storm

MARCH
March 2, 2009: Offseason Q&A: Sue Bird

FEBRUARY
Feb. 23, 2009: Johnson: A Backup Plan and More
Feb. 20, 2009: Timing Right for Batkovic's Return
Feb. 10, 2009: Robinson's Return Right Fit
Feb. 9, 2009: Storm Welcomes Back Janell Burse

JANUARY
Jan. 12, 2009: Storm Busy in Free Agency's First Week
Jan. 7, 2009: The Wright Choice All Along

Press Releases

DECEMBER:
December 17, 2009: Storm Announces 2010 Schedule
December 17, 2009: Storm Re-Signs Darsch
December 14, 2009: Storm Selects Newton in Dispersal Draft
December 7, 2009: Storm to Practice at Royal Brougham Pavilion

SEPTEMBER:
September 25, 2009: Jackson and Wright Named to All-Defensive First Team
September 23, 2009: Jackson Named to All-WNBA First Team
September 18, 2009: Johnson to Retire at End of Season
September 14, 2009: Storm Signs Agler to New Contract
September 14, 2009: Bird Named WNBA Peak Performer
September 10, 2009: Storm Signs Franklin
September 10, 2009: Storm Signs Bird to Multi-Year Extension
September 9, 2009: Storm Signs Atkinson

AUGUST:
August 31, 2009: Sue Bird Named Western Conference Player of the Week
August 29, 2009: Storm Forward Lauren Jackson Out Indefinitely

JULY:
July 27, 2009: Sue Bird Named Western Conference Player of the Week
July 14, 2009: Three Storm Players Voted to Start 2009 All-Star Game
July 1, 2009: Virginia Mason is the Official Medical Care Team for the Storm

JUNE:
June 22, 2009: Jackson Named Western Conference Player of the Week
June 5, 2009: FSN to Broadcast Storm Games This Season
June 4, 2009: Storm Waives Franklin and Parham
June 1, 2009: Storm to Unveil Reading and Learning Center

MAY:
May 31, 2009: Storm Waives Atkinson and Terry
May 22, 2009: Storm Waives Beck and Freshour
May 20, 2009: 2009 Storm Games to Be Broadcast Live on KKNW Radio
May 17, 2009: Storm Announces 2009 Training Camp Roster
May 7, 2009: Storm Invites Three to 2009 Training Camp
May 6, 2009: Melanie Thomas to Forego Storm Training Camp Opportunity
May 4, 2009: Storm Re-Signs All-Star Lauren Jackson

APRIL:
April 30, 2009: 2009 Single-Game Tickets to Go On Sale Monday
April 23, 2009: Kristen O'Neill to Forego Storm Training Camp Opportunity
April 9, 2009: Storm Selects Walker and Freshour in WNBA Draft

MARCH:
March 24, 2009: Force 10 Named Municipal League's Business of the Year
March 19, 2009: Storm Adds Two to Camp Roster
March 12, 2009: Storm Announces 2009 Preseason Schedule
March 9, 2009: Cash Undergoes Successful Surgery

FEBRUARY
Feb. 23, 2009: Storm Signs Shannon Johnson
Feb. 20, 2009: Storm Re-Signs Suzy Batkovic
Feb. 12, 2009: Storm Will Move Headquarters to Interbay Neighborhood
Feb. 10, 2009: Storm Re-Signs Ashley Robinson
Feb. 9, 2009: Storm Re-Signs Janell Burse
Feb. 2, 2009: Seattle City Council Approves 10-year KeyArena Lease for Storm

JANUARY
Jan. 12, 2009: Storm Statement on Shyra Ely
Jan. 7, 2009: Storm Re-Signs Wright