Sky vs Dream Final: 71-69 - Recap
Sylvia Fowles scored 21 points and added 12 rebounds for a double-double, leading Chicago over Atlanta, 71-69, on Sunday at Allstate Arena.
Bettors who backed the Sky were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 2.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 149.5.
Chicago got 13 points from Eshaya Murphy and another 12 points from Sonja Petrovic. Courtney Vandersloot contributed 4 assists, while Sylvia Fowles cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Atlanta got 21 points from Angel McCoughtry in a losing cause and another 18 points from Sancho Lyttle. Lindsey Harding contributed 3 assists for the Dream, while Sancho Lyttle had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Atlanta were victorious, as the score was 33-30 at the break.
Chicago won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-33.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Liberty. The Dream will aim to get back on the winning track at Phoenix.