Storm signs forward Cierra Burdick to 7-day contract

SEATTLE — The Seattle Storm announced the signing of forward Cierra Burdick to a 7-day contract on Thursday. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Burdick was originally selected as the 14th overall pick by Los Angeles in the 2015 WNBA draft after a standout career at Tennessee. She has seen action in 49 games over five seasons with stints in Atlanta, New York, San Antonio, Las Vegas, Phoenix and Minnesota.

Burdick, a Charlotte, North Carolina native, most recently appeared with the Minnesota Lynx, averaging 2.0 points per game in three games before being released on June 20. Earlier this month, she was named the MVP of the Red Bull 3×3 National Championship, helping guide the Force 10 team to the national title.

Burdick will be eligible for Friday’s home game against the Atlanta Dream at 7pm at Angel Of The Winds Arena.

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