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Fourth-place Sky to play Dream in playoffs

Now the Sky can start over. And after the trying regular season they endured, they’re welcoming the opportunity. The Sky lost 84-72 to the San Antonio Stars in the regular-season finale Sunday, falling to the fourth seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs. They open their …Read More

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  • Sky top Dream to stay in thick of playoff hunt

    Despite battling injuries and illness all season, the Chicago Sky remain in the playoff hunt with three regular-season games left. Allie Quigley scored 17 points and the Chicago Sky prevented the Atlanta Dream from clinching the top seed in the Eastern Conference with an 80-69 …Read More

  • Epiphanny Prince leads Sky past Sun 82-66

    UNCASVILLE, Conn. — Epiphanny Prince had 20 points and six assists, leading the Chicago Sky to an 82-66 victory against the Connecticut Sun on Tuesday night. Reserve Allie Quigley scored 17 and Sylvia Fowles added 12 points and 12 rebounds for Chicago (13-16). Elena Delle …Read More

  • Elena Delle Donne scores 21 points in Sky’s victory vs. Mystics

    What Sky coach Pokey Chatman saw in a 76-65 victory Sunday against the Washington Mystics at Allstate Arena was the team she had been looking for all season. She witnessed Sylvia Fowles control the paint, Elena Delle Donne stretch the defense and the rest of …Read More

  • Elena Delle Donne returns as Sky top Liberty

    The Sky got their best player back and kept their season alive. Thursday night wasn’t bad for the Sky, who beat the New York Liberty 87-74 at ­Allstate Arena. Elena Delle Donne played for the first time since June 25 and scored 10 points in …Read More

  • Hot Mercury push Sky’s losing streak to four

    The Phoenix Mercury scored a season-low and shot a season-worst 37.3 percent. They still won. The Mercury overcame an off shooting night and 17 turnovers to beat struggling Chicago Sky 72-66 on Friday night and extend their franchise-record winning streak to nine games. “Sometimes you …Read More

  • Sky fails to get on track against Mystics

    Regardless of whether Elena Delle Donne returns anytime soon, the Sky have big problems to resolve. Some of the issues led to another defeat in what has been a trying season as the Sky lost 72-65 to the Washington Mystics on Wednesday at Allstate Arena. …Read More

  • Sky star Elena Delle Donne out indefinitely with Lyme disease

    NEW YORK — Chicago Sky forward Elena Delle Donne won’t be in the lineup against the New York Liberty on Friday night, sidelined indefinitely with a recurrence of Lyme disease. The team announced Friday afternoon at shoot-around that Delle Donne had returned home to Delaware. …Read More

  • Sky fall to Storm

    SEATTLE — Sue Bird scored eight straight points late in the fourth quarter to help the Seattle Storm beat the Sky 80-73 on Saturday night. Bird and Crystal Langhorne each scored 19 points for the Storm (8-12). Camille Little, returning to action after missing Seattle’s …Read More

  • Jamierra Faulkner scores 27 as Sky beat Sparks 90-83

    LOS ANGELES — Jamierra Faulkner scored a season-high 27 points and Epiphanny Prince had 15 to help the Sky beat the Los Angeles Sparks 90-83 on Tuesday night. Faulkner scored 17 points in the second half, including a jumper at the top of the key …Read More

  • Sylvia Fowles, Elena Delle Donne expected back for Sky

    The Sky haven’t been whole all season. Whether it has been center Sylvia Fowles sitting out after having offseason hip surgery, forward Elena Delle Donne missing games after a flare-up of Lyme disease or guard Epiphanny Prince being absent for personal reasons, the Sky haven’t …Read More

  • Slumping Sky fall in overtime to Shock 105-99

    The 2014 season has been anything but easy for the Sky. Their three best players haven’t played together yet, and their 5-1 start is a distant memory. And more difficulty might be on the way. After leading by 12 points in the second half Sunday, …Read More

  • Sky falls to Fever without Delle Donne

    If the Sky are going to win without Elena Delle Donne and Sylvia Fowles, they’ll have to rebound, control the paint and get to the free-throw line.

    They didn’t do enough of those things in their 83-75 loss Friday to the Indiana Fever at Allstate …