Delle Donne, Sky top Mystics
Rosemont, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Elena Delle Donne scored a game-high 21 points, helping the Chicago Sky take a 76-65 victory over the Washington Mystics on Sunday.
Sylvia Fowles supplied 14 points and 11 rebounds and Jamierra Faulkner had 10 points, six rebounds and five assists for the Sky, who won their second straight game.
Emma Meesseman led the Mystics in scoring with 17 points and Ivory Latta contributed 12 points and five rebounds for Washington, which dropped its second in a row on the heels of a four-game winning streak.
The Sky led the entire way, but Washington got within three points late in the third quarter.
Meesseman capped a 9-2 burst with a turnaround jumper, making it a 53-50 game with 2:06 left in the frame. Delle Donne hit a crucial 3-pointer to ignite a 9-0 spurt that would separate the Sky from the Mystics for good.
08/03 20:32:45 ET