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Alex Bentley Breaks Out Of Scoring Slump

Alex Bentley Breaks Out Of Scoring Slump

WASHINGTON — Scoring 23 points in the All-Star Game did a lot of positive things for Alex Bentley's confidence and national profile. She led the Eastern Conference to the precipice of victory and would have resulted in her selection as the game's MVP had Maya Moore not saved the West down the stretch. It thrust her into the consciousness of fans who might not have known of Bentley's capability to be offensively combustible. But it wasn't all good. When the break ended, the Indiana Fever and Seattle Storm, who the Sun played in the three games over six days to open the second half of the season, obviously went to school on Bentley defensively. "Teams...

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