Las Vegas takes on Chicago after Wilson’s 25-point performance

Chicago Sky (10-5, 8-2 Eastern Conference) at Las Vegas Aces (13-2, 10-0 Western Conference)

Vegas; Tuesday, 10 p.m. EDT

BOTTOM LINE: Las Vegas takes on the Chicago Sky after A’ja Wilson scored 25 points in the Las Vegas Aces’ 96-95 win over the Minnesota Lynx.

The Aces went 8-1 at home. Las Vegas leads the WNBA with 13.3 quick break points per game.

The Sky are 5-3 on the road. Chicago ranks fourth in the Eastern Conference, allowing 80.1 points while holding opponents to 42.9 percent shooting.

The teams are playing for the second time this season. The Aces won the last meeting 83-76 on May 28, with Wilson scoring 22 points in the victory.

TOP PERFORMERS: Kelsey Plum is averaging 20.1 points and 5.9 assists for the Aces. Jackie Young is averaging 1.5 3-pointers over Las Vegas’ last 10 games.

Kahleah Copper is averaging 15 points and 5.7 rebounds for Sky. Emma Meesseman is averaging 13.4 points over Chicago’s last 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Aces: 9-1, averaged 92.0 points, 37.2 rebounds, 20.5 assists, 7.1 steals and 4.1 blocks per game while shooting 45.8% from the field . Their opponents are averaging 82.6 points per game.

Sky: 7-3, averaging 85.4 points, 37.1 rebounds, 22.3 assists, 7.2 steals and 5.6 blocks per game while shooting 45.5 percent from the field. Their opponents average 82.8 points.

INJURIES: As: None listed.

Sky: None listed.


The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.

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