Recap - Sky Defeat Connecticut 101-82
|Recap - Sky Defeat Connecticut 101-82|
Chicago scored early and very often on Friday, sprinting to a lead and going past the 130-point plateau with a 101-82 win over Connecticut.
The Sky were an 8-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 145.5.
Elena Delle Donne had 28 points for Chicago and Jessica Breland chipped in with 18 points. Courtney Vandersloot had 13 assists for the Sky, while Jessica Breland was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Connecticut got 20 points from Kelsey Bone in a losing cause and another 13 points from Alyssa Thomas. Alex Bentley contributed 5 assists for the Sun, while Chiney Ogwumike had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Chicago were victorious, as the score was 51-41 at the break.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Connecticut, they head home to face Atlanta.