Griffin returns to starting lineup for Connecticut Sun
Griffin scored eight points, grabbed seven rebounds and blocked a shot as the Connecticut Sun beat Seattle 86-63 in WNBA action.
She made 3-of-4 shots from the field, sank her only 3-point attempt, swished her long free-throw attempt and had a +17 plus-minus rating.
Griffin, of Chugiak High fame, played 24 minutes. The last time she played that much the team also won. In fact, the team is 8-4 when she plays at least 20 minutes.
The 6-foot-2 forward is averaging 4.6 points and 5.6 rebounds in 22 games this summer.