Posts by Tony East

Indiana Fever reporter based in Indianapolis. Enjoy a good statistical-based argument.

Indiana Fever vs. Connecticut Sun

Ignore the record — Here come the Indiana Fever

September 18, 2023

Fever are on the doorstep of reaching their goal of being a playoff team

Indiana Fever Amanda Zahui B Victoria Vivians Kelsey Mitchell Erica Wheeler

The Indiana Fever have been eliminated from playoff contention, but it won’t stop their progress

September 5, 2023

Fever will fight to the end of a season of tremendous growth

Indiana Fever GM Lin Dunn and Washington Mystics GM Mike Thibault

Indiana Fever general manager Lin Dunn talks progress and the future

September 1, 2023

‘This time next year, when we’re in close [games] with New York and Vegas, I expect us to win’

Washington Mystics wing Brittney Sykes in mid-air holds the ball away from her body while attempting a scoop layup around Indiana Fever center Aliyah Boston, who is meeting Sykes in mid-air with an arm outstretched toward the ball, in a WNBA game

How Aliyah Boston keeps getting better for the Indiana Fever

August 25, 2023

‘She just keeps on getting better and working harder’

Indiana Fever forward NaLyssa Smith

What the Indiana Fever lost — and learned — without NaLyssa Smith

August 18, 2023

The Fever knew NaLyssa Smith was an important piece of the team, and her time on the sideline hammered home the point

Indiana Fever head coach Christie Sides walks onto the court to high-five her players after the final buzzer.

‘Pineapple!’ How a fruit keeps the Indiana Fever focused

August 12, 2023

The Indiana Fever stayed composed for an important win on Thursday. A tropical fruit was a big factor.

Indiana Fever vs Washington Mystics

Late-game struggles a microcosm of Indiana Fever season

August 4, 2023

Fever absolutely must be better in clutch moments going forward

Indiana Fever head coach Christie Sides coaching against the Washington Mystics on July 7, 2023

Christie Sides guiding the Indiana Fever in the only way she knows how

July 30, 2023

Indiana Fever head coach Christie Sides is in her first year as a coach, but she has already hit her stride with the Fever.

Indiana Fever guard Kelsey Mitchell, wearing orange All-Star gear, handles the ball with her right hand in All-Star practice.

How Indiana’s Kelsey Mitchell climbed the mountain to her first All-Star Game

July 15, 2023

‘It’s been surreal because I know how much I’ve been through’

Indiana Fever center Queen Egbo holds the ball above her head while looking upcourt, as Washington Mystics big Elena Delle Donne holds an arm towards her to defend.

What the Indiana Fever are getting in Amanda Zahui B.

July 6, 2023

Queen Egbo to Washington, experience and shooting coming back to Indiana