Breanna Stewart leaving Seattle Storm for New York Liberty
SEATTLE - Former WNBA MVP and Seattle Storm star Breanna Stewart announced on social media that she is leaving the team to join the New York Liberty.
Stewart made the announcement Wednesday morning on Twitter, tweeting a photo of the Empire State Building with her nickname "Stewie" on the side of it.
She also posted a video on TikTok showing her taking off a yellow jersey to reveal a light blue Liberty jersey underneath.
It was previously reported that she was choosing between staying in Seattle or heading to New York.
Breanna Stewart #30 of the Seattle Storm dribbles against the New York Liberty during the fourth quarter at Climate Pledge Arena on May 27, 2022 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Steph Chambers/Getty Images)
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"Stewie" won countless accolades with the Storm, including two WNBA championships, Finals MVP awards, all-stars and more.