Stefanie Dolson tied her career high with 23 points, on 10-of 13 shooting, grabbed eight rebounds and blocked five shots and the Sky beat the Atlanta Dream 75-71 on Sunday. Cappie Pondexter added 20 points with 11 assists — her first double-double since July 6, 2014 — and Jessica Breland had a season-high 12 rebounds and three blocked shots for Chicago (1-2), which trailed by as many as 13 points in the first half. Dolson's bank shot put the Sky up four with three minutes to go and Atlanta's Layshia Clarendon answered with a layup before Pondexter hit two free throws to make it 71-65 with 2:22 left. After the Dream missed a 3-pointer on the other end Pondexter hit Breland for a fast-break layup
Atlanta Dream guard Tiffany Hayes has a mild ankle sprain, and is day-to-day, sources tell Swish Appeal.
May 22, 2017 WACO, Texas – A Baylor women’s basketball program record four Lady Bears are included on WNBA rosters this season, including Brittney Griner, Alexis Jones, Alexis Prince and Odyssey Sims. Griner begins her fifth season with the Phoenix Mercury, where she won a WNBA Championship in 2014. The No. 1 overall pick of the 2013 WNBA Draft, is a four-time Western Conference All-Star and a three-time WNBA Defensive Player of the Year. She is off to a strong start to the season, averaging 23.3 points, 8.3 rebounds, 3.0 blocks and 1.0 assists through three games. Joining Griner with the Mercury is Prince, who was selected 29th overall and fifth in the third round of the 2017 WNBA Draft. Prince