Heat is on in August
Originally Published: August 4, 2003By Nancy Lieberman | Special to ESPN.com
The WNBA's seventh season has reached the final turn, and as August rolled in over the weekend, the playoff race only heated up.What do we know so far? Detroit, a team that won just nine games last season, looks to have wrapped up the Eastern Conference regular-season title. While Detroit has a 4½-game lead in the East, Sacramento just might be the league's hottest team, winning seven of its past eight games. And then there's New York, which finally snapped a five-game skid Sunday ...
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