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  1. Sugar Brings Flavor Back In Liberty Overtime ThrillerRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Double G Sports

    ... game, we get home court, you win the championship." Carolyn Swords, the lighthouse at center, who came from the Chicago Sky, feels that being in New York is the place to be now. "I love being here, its great, its exciting, I'm very happy." On ...

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  2. UNC In The WNBA UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | University of North Carolina

    ... less than two weeks remaining the regular season. Let's check in with UNC's six former standouts in the league. Chicago Sky #51 Jessica Breland Chicago is one of five teams to have already clinched a playoff spot, currently sitting second in the ...

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  3. Sun keep playoff hopes aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | The Day

    The Sun rallied for a 72-68 road victory over the playoff-bound Chicago Sky on Sunday afternoon, then sat back and watched the Seattle Storm surprise the Washington Mystics 69-59 on the West Coast later in the evening. A Washington win would have eliminated Connecticut from playoff consideration, leaving the Sun with little else to wish for other than earning a chance to win the Breanna Stewart Bonanze in a talent-rich WNBA Draft Lottery in 2016.

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  4. Chicago Sky feeling queasy after loss to SunRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Daily Herald

    The Sky clinched a spot in the WNBA playoffs on Saturday with a win in Atlanta. From now on, the goal is to snag that No.

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  5. Sky clinch playoff berth with 98-96 victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Daily Herald

    Amid a tight race in the Eastern Conference, the Chicago Sky returned to action against the Atlanta Dream on Saturday night inside Philips Arena. On the front end of a back-to-back Chicago had six players score in double figures, including all five starters, to outlast the Dream 98-96.

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  6. Dream suffer gut-wrenching loss; Pondexter, Sky in playoffsRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | Swish Appeal

    The ball soared at the opening tip of Saturday night's meeting between the Chicago Sky and the Atlanta Dream but each team's top belles were not around for the start of the ball. A Phillips Arena crowd highly anticipating a big-time show by the league's MVP frontrunner in Sky guard Elena Delle Donne was met with disappointing news as she was announced out for the game with a foot injury.

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  7. At White House, President Obama does some WNBA trash-talkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | ChicagoSports.com

    While hosting the WNBA champion Phoenix Mercury to the White House Wednesday, and after praising the players for their on-court success and off-court service, he worked in the Sky. "I would be happy to be here, except that the Mercury getting here involved beating the Chicago Sky in the finals," he said, USA Today reported.

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  8. President Obama honors 2014 WNBA champions at the White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | UPI

    ... team in their place. "I would be happy to be here, except that the Mercury getting here involved beating the Chicago Sky in the finals," Obama said. "You have kept yet another Chicago sports team from getting into the White House." Following the ...

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  9. WNBA champion Phoenix Mercury honored by Obama at White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | USA Today

    ... House on Wednesday. "I would be happy to be here, except that the Mercury getting here involved beating the Chicago Sky in the finals - Diana (Taurasi), backstage, was trash-talking me," Obama said. "You have kept yet another Chicago sports team ...

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  10. President Obama honors 2014 WNBA champion Phoenix MercuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... my daughters- see themselves." Phoenix won its third WNBA title last September with a three-game sweep of the Chicago Sky in the finals. Obama also recognized the team for its service in the Phoenix community, including running basketball clinics ...

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  11. Obama welcomes 2014 WNBA champion Mercury to White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Reuters

    ... third championship. "I would be happy to be here, except that the Mercury getting here involved beating the Chicago Sky in the finals," Obama, a Chicago native, joked at the East Room ceremony. "In fact, Diana, backstage, was trash-talking me. "You ...

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  12. Remarks by the President Honoring the 2014 WNBA Champion Phoenix MercuryRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The White House

    ... (Applause.) Yay! I would be happy to be here, except that the Mercury getting here involved beating the Chicago Sky in the finals. (Laughter.) In fact, Diane, backstage, was trash-talking me. (Laughter.) You have kept yet another Chicago sports team ...

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  13. Obama congratulates WNBA champion Phoenix MercuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | USA Today

    ... to his hometown team. "I would be happy to be here, except that the Mercury getting here involved beating the Chicago Sky in the finals," he said. "You have kept yet another Chicago sports team from getting into the White House. But there's always ...

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  14. Ebert Van Buren, Sylvia Fowles highlight LSU Hall of Fame inductee classRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | NOLA.com

    Chicago Sky center Sylvia Fowles battles for a rebound against Washington Mystics center Stefanie Dolson during the second half of an WNBA basketball game on Wednesday, July 9, 2014, in Rosemont, Ill. The Mystics won 72-65.

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  15. A Life Inspired: Jessica Breland's heart-stirring ascensionRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Swish Appeal

    Chicago Sky forward Jessica Breland battles for a rebound against the Phoenix Mercury. - Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Chicago Sky forward Jessica Breland has had to overcome a lot in her lifetime, from overcoming Hodgkin's lymphoma to placing her career on hold; all on the path of becoming an WNBA All-star.

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  16. East shows its better than West in head-to-head matchupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Daily Republic

    ... since the All-Star break. LAST-SECOND LOSSES: The Washington Mystics dropped their two games this weekend to the Chicago Sky on shots in the final seconds. Allie Quigley hit a 3-pointer with 2.1 seconds remaining on Friday in an 87-85 win. Cappie ...

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  17. Chicago's Cappie Pondexter is in her 10th season in the WNBA.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The News Journal

    Meet the secret to Elena Delle Donne's success Delaware native says Cappie Pondexter has "challenged my confidence." Check out this story on delawareonline.com: http://delonline.us/1EfNvrw WASHINGTON - When Cappie Pondexter arrived at the Chicago Sky through an offseason trade she didn't only bring a veteran scorer who is deadly when given half a step to drive into the lane.

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  18. The Mystics sweep the Lynx but lose two straight to the SkyRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Bullets Forever

    ... Western Conference team scares if both make the Finals. But the Mystics also lost two heartbreaking games to the Chicago Sky, a team they may face early in the postseason. Coming out of the week, this is the main takeaway: if the Mystics can't beat ...

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  19. Mystics drop fourth straight game to SkyRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | The Washington Post

    The silence in the Washington Mystics ' locker room revealed the disheartening aftermath of yet another last-second loss to the Chicago Sky. There simply wasn't much to say in the wake of a third consecutive game in which the Mystics' Eastern Conference nemesis converted when it mattered most, and Washington was unable to respond.

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  20. Pondexter takes over late, nails game-winner for SkyRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | Swish Appeal

    The only way to describe the game between the Washington Mystics and the Chicago Sky on Sunday afternoon would be knock down, drag out. In the end, Chicago prevailed in the final two seconds to leave the nation's capital with a 66-64 win.

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