Recap - Dream Defeat Chicago 97-59
|Recap - Dream Defeat Chicago 97-59|
Atlanta cruised to victory on Saturday, running Chicago out of the gym and running up a 97-59 score at Philips Arena.
Bettors who backed the Dream were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -6 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 160.
Atlanta got 20 points from Angel McCoughtry and another 15 points from Erika de Souza. Celine Dumerc contributed 5 assists, while Sancho Lyttle cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
The Sky got a 11-point performance from Allie Quigley, who was supported by 9 points from Jessica Breland. Courtney Vandersloot had 7 assists in a losing cause for Chicago, while Gennifer Brandon grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Atlanta were victorious, as the score was 56-31 at the break.
Atlanta had a 51-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Atlanta heads into a battle against the Lynx. Chicago, meanwhile, will have their next action against Seattle.