Connecticut Sun vs Chicago Sky Wrap - Chicago Wins 82-66
|Connecticut Sun vs Chicago Sky Wrap - Chicago Wins 82-66|
Chicago earned a 82-66 victory over Connecticut on Tuesday, getting 20 points from Epiphanny Prince at Mohegan Sun Arena.
Bettors who backed the Sky were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -4 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 154.5.
Chicago got 17 points from Allie Quigley and another 15 points from Elena Delle Donne. Epiphanny Prince contributed 6 assists, while Sylvia Fowles cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
The Sun got a 15-point performance from Alyssa Thomas, who was supported by 11 points from Kelsey Bone. Alex Bentley had 3 assists in a losing cause for Connecticut, while Kelsey Griffin grabbed 9 rebounds.
The Sky hit the break losing 41-36 before taking care of business in the second half.
Chicago won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-34.
Next game, Chicago takes its act on the road to face Minnesota looking for another win. For Connecticut, they head on the road to face New York.