Washington vs Chicago Wrap - Chicago Wins 78-65
Washington was victimized by Sylvia Fowles for 34 points as the Sky defeated the Mystics 78-65 in WNBA action on Tuesday.
Bettors who backed the Sky 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 150.5.
Chicago got 14 points from Epiphanny Prince and another 9 points from Tamera Young. Erin Thorn contributed 4 assists, while Sylvia Fowles cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.
Washington got 14 points from Marissa Coleman in a losing cause and another 11 points from Matee Ajavon. Jasmine Thomas contributed 4 assists for the Mystics, while Nicky Anosike had 10 rebounds.
Chicago led at halftime, 35-24.
Chicago had a 38-27 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Chicago heads into a battle against the Dream. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Indiana.