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Dallas Wings travel to Seattle looking to get back into win column

Skylar Diggins scored a season-high 29 points against Los Angeles on Tuesday, but Dallas dropped its second straight game.
Skylar Diggins scored a season-high 29 points against Los Angeles on Tuesday, but Dallas dropped its second straight game. pmoseley@star-telegram.com

Dallas Wings at Seattle Storm

9 p.m. Thursday, Key Arena

Records: Wings 7-9; Storm 6-9

About the Wings: Candace Parker scored 31 points and had a season-high 13 rebounds as the Los Angeles Sparks erased a 22-point deficit to beat Dallas 89-84 on Tuesday. The Wings led 58-36 in the third quarter, but Los Angeles went on a 37-10 run to take a five-point lead with 5:30 left to play. Parker made one free throw with 6:28 left to give Los Angeles its first lead at 69-68. Skylar Diggins scored 17 points on 7 of 8 shooting in the first half and finished with a season-high 29 points for the Wings. Dallas led by 19 at halftime, but the Sparks outscored the Wings 55-31 in the second half.

About the Storm: Breanna Stewart tied a league season-high with 38 points and Seattle came from behind late to defeat Atlanta 84-81 on Tuesday. The Storm finished the game on a 7-0 run after trailing by four with 1:22 left. Stewart went 12 of 16 from the field, finishing with the highest-scoring performance by a rookie in franchise history. Stewart is averaging 29.2 points on 67.9 percent shooting in her past four games. Stewart scored 29 points in the first meeting with Dallas, which the Wings won 88-79 on June 16.

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