UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) -- Tina Charles scored 14 of her 18 points in the second half to lead the Connecticut Sun to a 76-64 win over the Indiana Fever on Friday night in the opener of the Eastern Conference finals.
The WNBA's MVP added 15 rebounds and blocked four shot for Connecticut, which used a 14-2 second-half run to open up what had been a tie game at halftime.
Katie Douglas, who spent five years with the Sun and her first seven years in the WNBA with the franchise that moved from Orlando to Connecticut, had 27 points to lead the Fever.
- Tina Charles
- Indiana Fever