Recap - Sky Defeat New York 87-74
|Recap - Sky Defeat New York 87-74|
The Sky got a 26-point performance from Elena Delle Donne as Chicago ran past New York 87-74 on Wednesday at Allstate Arena.
The Sky were a 9-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.
Chicago got 19 points from Sylvia Fowles and another 14 points from Epiphanny Prince. Elena Delle Donne contributed 6 assists, while Sylvia Fowles cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
The Liberty got a 21-point performance from Cappie Pondexter, who was supported by 12 points from Leilani Mitchell. Leilani Mitchell had 7 assists in a losing cause for New York, while Kelsey Bone grabbed 9 rebounds.
Chicago led at halftime, 44-42.
New York won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-36.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For New York, they head on the road to face Seattle.