Chicago vs New York Recap - Liberty Win 80-73
|Chicago vs New York Recap - Liberty Win 80-73|
New York got 18 points from Cappie Pondexter en route to an 80-73 victory over Chicago on Sunday at Prudential Center.
The Liberty were a 6.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 151.5.
New York got 18 points from Essence Carson and another 13 points from Plenette Pierson. Cappie Pondexter contributed 4 assists, while Nicole Powell cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Chicago got 14 points from Courtney Vandersloot in a losing cause and another 14 points from Sylvia Fowles. Epiphanny Prince contributed 3 assists for the Sky, while Sylvia Fowles had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Chicago were victorious, as the score was 49-38 at the break.
Chicago won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 34-26.
Next game, New York takes its act home to face Atlanta looking for another win. For Chicago, they head home to face Tulsa.