New York vs Chicago Recap - Liberty Win 64-59
|New York vs Chicago Recap - Liberty Win 64-59|
New York earned a 64-59 victory over Chicago on Friday, getting 19 points from Cappie Pondexter at Allstate Arena.
New York was the ATS victor, as they covered the 5.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 143.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Essence Carson had 14 points for New York and Leilani Mitchell chipped in with 12 points. Leilani Mitchell had 4 assists for the Liberty, while Essence Carson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Chicago got 20 points from Sylvia Fowles in a losing cause and another 16 points from Tamera Young. Courtney Vandersloot contributed 8 assists for the Sky, while Sylvia Fowles had 9 rebounds.
The Liberty hit the break leading 38-31 before taking care of business in the second half.
Chicago won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-30.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Silver Stars. The Sky will aim to get back on the winning track at Indiana.