Fever vs Sky Final: 88-86 - Recap
Indiana got 18 points from Tamika Catchings en route to an 88-86 victory over Chicago on Saturday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
The Fever won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 9.5-point spread. OVER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an OVER play.
Indiana got 15 points from Jessica Davenport and another 14 points from Shavonte Zellous. Tamika Catchings contributed 6 assists, while Tamika Catchings cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Chicago got 24 points from Sylvia Fowles in a losing cause and another 20 points from Eshaya Murphy. Courtney Vandersloot contributed 6 assists for the Sky, while Sylvia Fowles had 16 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Indiana were victorious, as the score was 37-33 at the break.
Chicago had a 40-31 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Indiana takes its act home to face New York looking for another win. For Chicago, they head home to face San Antonio.