Courtney Vandersloot drops second triple-double in WNBA playoff history

The WNBA semifinals kicked off with a bang between the Sky-Sun double overtime in Game 1 and Courtney Vandersloot making league history in the playoffs with only the second triple-double. Only the Sky Point Guard “had no idea” she had that stat line until ESPN reporter Holly Rowe told her on national television. Vandersloot’s eyebrows … Read more

Furious Sky Comeback Bid Falls Short in Game 2 Overtime Thriller as Mercury Tie Series – NBC Chicago

Courtney Vandersloot tied Game 2 late with a running layup, but the Phoenix Mercury dominated in overtime when they scored a 91-86 win over Chicago Sky, tying the WNBA final by one game apiece. Courtney Vandersloot led all Sky scorers with 20 points and 14 assists in another monster game. Allie Quigley scored 19 points, … Read more

Gary’s Dana Evans’ Whirlwind Rookie Year Ends With Chicago Sky Championship: ‘God Makes No Mistakes’ | National Basketball Association

Last Sunday, Chicago closed the championship with an 80-74 win. It was a big moment for Evans, who was very happy to have her family next to her. “Having them part of this journey with me has been everything. I’m really big on family and I love that my family is a part of my … Read more

Chicago on the brink of WNBA title after 86-50 thrashing of Phoenix

Chicago Sky’s Kahleah Copper, back left, celebrates with Allie Quigley, right, and Courtney Vandersloot (22) after taking a shot and fouling during the first half of Game 3 of the WNBA Finals against the Phoenix Mercury on Friday.Image: AP Chicago Sky went 16-16 during the regular season, including a 6-10 record at home. It’s also … Read more

Candace Parker leads Sky past Connecticut Sun to WNBA Finals

Candace ParkerPhoto: AP As big as a sports city is like Chicago, we’ve never really had a kid from the hometown lead a team to victory. Dick Butkus was about as close as we are, and that was 60 years ago. Isiah Thomas and DwYesne Wade eventually became rivals to Chicago, even though they are … Read more

Candace Parker takes Sky past Connecticut Sun to WNBA Finals

Candace parkerPhoto: AP As big as a sports city like Chicago is, we’ve never had a hometown kid lead a team to glory. Dick Butkus was the closest thing to us, and that was 60 years ago. Isiah Thomas and DwYesne Wade ended up being Chicago’s rival, although they are from here. By the time … Read more