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Nolan's franchise-high 36 propels Shock past Sun

Jul 25, 2007 - 2:43 AM UNCASVILLE, Connecticut (Ticker) -- Deanna Nolan scored a franchise-high 36 points as the Detroit Shock posted a 92-88 victory over the Connecticut Sun.

Katie Feenstra scored a season-high 19 points and grabbed nine rebounds and Katie Smith scored 16 for Detroit, which has won seven straight, matching its season-high when it opened the season, 7-0.

Detroit continues to have the best record in the WNBA at 18-5.

The Shock trailed, 45-41, a halftime when Nolan exploded for 16 in the third period, helping Detroit take a 69-63 lead entering the final quarter. Nolan, a four-time All-Star, connected on 16-of-23 from the floor to go along with seven assists.

Feenstra shot 7-of-8 from the field for the Shock, who shot 50 percent (36-of-72) and have beaten the Sun nine straight times.

Lindsay Whalen scored a career-high 33 points and Katie Douglas scored 27 for Connecticut (12-12), which saw its six-game winning streak end.








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    CONNECTICUT 88 FINAL

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  • WNBA
    DETROIT 69
    CONNECTICUT 63 END, 3RD QTR

    Jul 24 9:27 PM


  • WNBA
    DETROIT 41
    CONNECTICUT 45 HALFTIME

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    CONNECTICUT 21 END, 1ST QTR

    Jul 24 8:19 PM