Talk about a WNBA finals to remember. January who finished the game with 13 points tore her meniscus during the first half of the game! With an injured knee she still managed to finish the game! She went into surgery this week to repair the torn ligament in her right knee. The Indiana Fever’s team doctor Stephen Kollias performed the surgery. Meniscus tears are extremely common in athletics and the recovery time is approximately 3 to 4 weeks. Briann will be back to taking over courts in no time!
It’s hard to argue against an organization winning three championships in five years being called a dynasty. This is exactly what Maya Moore and the Minnesota Lynx have done. They are your 2015 WNBA champions. In what was up until game five an exciting series against the Indiana Fever ended with the number 1 seed in the west dominating in all aspects of the game. Indiana was finally able to slow down Maya Moore holding her to just five points on 1-8 shooting but it wasn’t the legend in the making that sealed this game. It was a midseason acquisition by the name of Sylvia Fowles who was fittingly named finals MVP who held down the fort during this game. Fowles finished the game with 20 points and 11 rebounds and most definitely the defining moment of her decorated career. [Read more…]