The 2020 Finals MVP left Tuesday's 105-71 victory against the Washington Mystics with an injury to her left foot in the third quarter. She will miss Sunday's game against the Los Angeles Aces and next Friday's game against the Phoenix Mercury, before the regular season concludes on Sept. 19.
Stewart will be re-evaluated prior to the start of playoffs which are set to begin on Sept. 23. With a 20-10 record, Seattle is No. 3 in the league and No. 2 in the western conference, clinching a playoff spot.
STORM INJURY UPDATE:
Breanna Stewart left Tuesday’s game with an injury to her left foot. After being evaluated by the Storm medical staff, she will miss Seattle’s final regular-season games and be re-evaluated prior to the start of the postseason.#TakeCover #RoadToRecovery pic.twitter.com/4odATO0462
— Seattle Storm PR (@SeattleStormPR) September 10, 2021
Averaging 20.3 points and 9.5 rebounds per game this season, Stewart help lead the Storm to their fourth championship last year after missing the 2019 season due to a torn Achilles tendon. She was also named the 2018 season MVP when the team won their third championship.
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This article originally appeared on USA TODAY: Breanna Stewart to miss rest of WNBA regular season with injury