Phoenix vs Chicago Wrap - Chicago Wins 70-68
Chicago got 21 points from Epiphanny Prince en route to a 70-68 victory over Phoenix on Wednesday at Allstate Arena.
The Sky won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 8.5-point spread. UNDER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an UNDER play.
Chicago got 18 points from Elena Delle Donne and another 13 points from Sylvia Fowles. Courtney Vandersloot contributed 6 assists, while Sylvia Fowles cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Phoenix got 15 points from Candice Dupree in a losing cause and another 12 points from Briana Gilbreath. Jasmine James contributed 5 assists for the Mercury, while Briana Gilbreath had 6 rebounds.
Chicago trailed at halftime, 40-36.
The rebound battle favored Chicago as they grabbed 32 boards, while Phoenix only had 29.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face Atlanta looking for another win. For Phoenix, they head home to face San Antonio.