Chicago vs Atlanta Recap - Dream Win 71-68
|Chicago vs Atlanta Recap - Dream Win 71-68|
The Dream grabbed a 71-68 win over the Sky on Tuesday, behind a 14-point effort from Angel McCoughtry at Philips Arena.
Atlanta won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 5-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 160.5.
Atlanta got 12 points from Erika Desouza and another 11 points from Lindsey Harding. Lindsey Harding contributed 6 assists, while Angel McCoughtry cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Chicago got 21 points from Sylvia Fowles in a losing cause and another 14 points from Tamera Young. Courtney Vandersloot contributed 6 assists for the Sky, while Michelle Snow had 12 rebounds.
The Dream hit the break leading 43-31 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Chicago as they grabbed 37 boards, while Atlanta only had 34.
Next game, Atlanta takes its act home to face Phoenix looking for another win. For Chicago, they head home to face Connecticut.