Rosemont, IL (Sports Network) - Elena Delle Donne forced overtime with a late
3-pointer and scored 32 points in the Chicago Sky's 94-86 win over the
Sylvia Fowles had six of her 31 points in the extra session for Chicago, which
has won eight of its last 11 games.
Fowles sunk all 11 of her free throws and Delle Donne was 10-of-10 from the
charity stripe for the Sky, who were 31-of-33 from the line.
Seimone Augustus netted 26 points for the Lynx, who have dropped back-to-back
tilts on the heels of a 10-game winning streak.
Delle Donne nailed her triple with 4.5 ticks remaining in regulation to
deadlock the contest at 79-all and a Fowles layup preceded a Delle Donne layin
and two made free throws to put the Sky in front, 85-79, with 3:07 in
An Augustus jumper got Minnesota within 85-83 with 1:35 left, but four
straight pounts by Fowles put the game away.
Minnesota had a slim 41-40 edge at the break.
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