It sure wasn't going to be a low-scoring affair and Chicago made sure they came out on the winning end on Thursday, grabbing a 107-101 victory over the Sun at Allstate Arena.
Chicago was a favorite by 3 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 156.5.
Chicago got 25 points from Epiphanny Prince and another 24 points from Sylvia Fowles. Courtney Vandersloot contributed 10 assists, while Michelle Snow cleaned the glass with 17 rebounds.
Connecticut got 33 points from Renee Montgomery in a losing cause and another 22 points from Tina Charles. Renee Montgomery contributed 6 assists for the Sun, while Tina Charles had 13 rebounds.
Chicago led at halftime, 38-34.
Chicago won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-38.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Mercury. The Sun will aim to get back on the winning track at Indiana.