Recap - Sky Defeat New York 73-69
|Recap - Sky Defeat New York 73-69|
The Liberty were burned for 30 points by Epiphanny Prince on Friday as the Sky picked up a 73-69 win at Madison Square Garden.
Chicago won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 155.5.
Tamera Young had 13 points for Chicago and Allie Quigley chipped in with 11 points. Epiphanny Prince had 5 assists for the Sky, while Tamera Young was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 5 boards.
New York got 16 points from Tina Charles in a losing cause and another 12 points from Ta'shauna Rodgers. Cappie Pondexter contributed 4 assists for the Liberty, while Tina Charles had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Chicago were victorious, as the score was 50-37 at the break.
The rebound battle favored New York as they grabbed 30 boards, while Chicago only had 22.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sparks. The Liberty will aim to get back on the winning track vs Connecticut.