The Chicago Sky had a strong second half and defeated the Atlanta Dream 87-83. The Dream led 44-36 at the half and was outscored 51-39 in the second half. The starting lineup for the Sky all scored in double figures and Diamond DeShields had a team-high 17 points. Courtney Vandersloot had a double-double with 14 points, 10 assists and 6 rebounds.
Astou Ndour had a double-double with 14 points and 10 rebounds. Tiffany Hayes led the Dream with 27 points and 4 rebounds. Hayes had 12 points in the fourth quarter, but it wasn’t enough to secure the win. This was a close game with 10 lead changes, 9 ties and the Sky made the plays at the end when they needed to.