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Jayda Evans covers college and pro women's basketball. While its her first year on the Washington beat, she has covered the Storm since its inception. She'll offer observations, critiques, occasional off-beat tales and answers to select e-mail inquires. Evans also has written a book on the Storm and women's hoops, called "Game On!"

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June 2, 2007 7:47 PM

Adding up

Posted by Jayda Evans

Storm forward Wendy Palmer scored her 3,000-career point on a turnaround layin off a feed from guard Betty Lennox with 2:46 remaining in the second quarter. The bucket gave Seattle a 31-28 lead over San Antonio and Palmer was honored with a standing ovation during a timeout moments later.

San Antonio coach Dan Hughes praised Palmer before the game. He coached her for one season in 2005, using her veteran leadership to help develop a young Silver Stars team.

"She plays the game like a coach," said Hughes of Palmer, who is an assistant at Virginia Commenwealth University. "She plays the game so intelligently. If anything has improved, it's her perimeter shooting. I hope she stays healthy. She doesn't have to be completely healthy against us, but for everybody else. She was a pleasure to coach."

Palmer is playing after tearing her Achilles in June last summer.

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