Recap - Sky Defeat Atlanta 87-73
|Recap - Sky Defeat Atlanta 87-73|
Elena Delle Donne went off for 27 points and added 1 rebounds leading Chicago over Atlanta, 87-73, on Saturday at Allstate Arena.
The Sky were a 1-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 156.5.
Chicago got 13 points from Allie Quigley and another 10 points from Courtney Vandersloot. Courtney Vandersloot contributed 11 assists, while Jessica Breland cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
The Dream got an 18 -point performance from Erika de Souza, who was supported by 17 points from Shoni Schimmel. Shoni Schimmel had 8 assists in a losing cause for Atlanta, while Erika de Souza grabbed 12 rebounds.
Chicago led at halftime, 41-39.
Chicago had a 36-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lynx. The Dream will aim to get back on the winning track vs Indiana.