Chicago vs Washington Wrap - Chicago Wins 71-70
|Chicago vs Washington Wrap - Chicago Wins 71-70|
The Sky got a 25-point performance from Sylvia Fowles, who added 11 rebounds as Chicago ran past Washington 71-70 on Saturday at Verizon Center.
Bettors who backed the Sky were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 2.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 144.5.
Chicago got 14 points from Cathrine Kraayeveld and another 12 points from Epiphanny Prince. Tamera Young contributed 4 assists, while Sylvia Fowles cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Washington got 23 points from Matee Ajavon in a losing cause and another 18 points from Crystal Langhorne. Matee Ajavon contributed 4 assists for the Mystics, while Nicky Anosike had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Chicago were victorious, as the score was 42-38 at the break.
Washington won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-28.
Chicago heads into a battle against the Dream. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Indiana.