Sun shut down Tina Charles

Updated: September 6, 2013, 8:51 PM ET
Associated Press

UNCASVILLE, Conn. -- Reigning MVP Tina Charles will sit out the Connecticut Sun's remaining five games to rest injuries.

Charles was averaging 18 points and 10.1 rebounds and had 17 double-doubles this season.

Connecticut (7-22) is suffering through the worst season in team history and was eliminated from the playoff race last week.

The Sun are already playing without Kelly Faris, Kara Lawson and Allie Hightower.

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