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  • Trying times for struggling SkyJun 22, 2014 12:00 AM
    The worst road team in the WNBA didn’t look like it Sunday at the Allstate Arena. The Tulsa Shock took all of the Chicago Sky’s best shots, and usually answered with better ones of its own. The Shock also delivered in the clutch, putting up 17 points in overtime to outlast the Sky 105-99.

  • Red Stars fall at Kansas CityJun 21, 2014 12:00 AM
    The Chicago Red Stars fell 1-0 to Kansas City on Saturday night in National Women’s Soccer League action. Playing their third match in seven days, the Red Stars hung tough until the 77th minute when Kansas City’s Merritt Mathias played a low cross in front of goal and Jen Buczkowski was left open to slide the ball into the net.

  • In this Oct. 20, 2013, file photo, United States goalkeeper Hope Solo, shown here in 2013, was arrested early Saturday morning at her suburban Seattle home, police said. She is accused of assaulting her sister and nephew.

    Police: Soccer star Hope Solo arrested in assaultJun 21, 2014 12:00 AM
    Police say U.S. women’s soccer star Hope Solo has been arrested at a suburban Seattle home for assaulting her sister and nephew. Officers say they responded just before 1 a.m. Saturday, after receiving a 911 call that a woman at the Kirkland residence was hitting people. Police say they found Solo intoxicated and upset, and they saw injuries on her 17-year-old nephew and her sister.

  • Sky can’t control mistakes or FeverJun 20, 2014 12:00 AM
    Sky lose to rival Indiana (83-75) while again missing leading scorer Elena Delle Donne.

  • Michelle Wie watches her tee shot on the second hole during the second round of the U.S. Women’s Open golf tournament in Pinehurst, N.C., Friday, June 20, 2014. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

    Wie sets a standard in Women’s Open at PinehurstJun 20, 2014 12:00 AM
    Michelle Wie delivered the best comparison of all between the men and women at Pinehurst No. 2. She was threatening to turn this major into a runaway. Wie made two big pars and closed with two birdies for a second straight 2-under 68, giving her a four-shot lead among those who played early Friday.

  • Chicago Sky forward Elena Delle Donne has missed four games while battling another flare-up of Lyme disease.

    Delle Donne opens up about battling Lyme diseaseJun 20, 2014 12:00 AM
    Chicago Sky star Elena Delle Donne is facing down another scary flare-up of her Lyme disease. She talks to the Daily Herald about the challenges and treatment she receives and why she's working hard to help others battle the disease.

  • Flash stymies Red Stars, 2-0Jun 18, 2014 12:00 AM
    Missing five players who were called up for national team duty, the short-handed Chicago Red Stars failed to score against the Western New York Flash on Wednesday night in Rochester, N.Y., falling 2-0.

  • Pennsylvania tops Bandits to end losing streakJun 18, 2014 12:00 AM
    Locked in a pitching duel for much of the night, the Chicago Bandits came up just short in their first road game against the Pennsylvania Rebellion, falling 2-1 in Washington, PA, on Wednesday night at Consol Energy Park.

  • Breland scores 22 in her return to the SkyJun 18, 2014 12:00 AM
    The Sky snaps its 4-game skid with a 105-100 overtime victory over the New York Liberty.

  • Prince leads Sky past Liberty, 105-100 in OTJun 18, 2014 12:00 AM
    Sky guard Epiphanny Prince is making up for lost time after missing the first seven games of the season. Prince, away for several weeks on a personal leave after playing overseas, scored a season-high 30 points and the Sky snapped a four-game losing streak with a 105-100 overtime victory over the New York Liberty on Wednesday.

  • Sky Blue rallies to tie Red Stars, 2-2Jun 15, 2014 12:00 AM
    Despite a strong Chicago attack for much of the match, visiting Sky Blue FC rallied to hand the Red Stars a 2-2 draw in Lisle on Sunday afternoon.

  • Mystics defeat short-handed Sky 79-68Jun 13, 2014 12:00 AM
    Emma Meesseman took advantage of Elena Delle Donne’s absence for Chicago to finish with career highs of 16 points and 11 rebounds to lift the Washington Mystics to a 79-68 victory over the short-handed Sky on Friday night.

  • Larkins helps Fever beat Storm 76-68Jun 11, 2014 12:00 AM
    Erlana Larkins scored 17 points and Natasha Howard and Shavonte Zellous each added 13 to help the Indiana Fever beat the Seattle Storm 76-68 on Wednesday night.

  • Sky can’t seem to escape injury bug, fall to StormJun 10, 2014 12:00 AM
    Plus one, minus two. That’s Chicago Sky math these days. All-star guard Epiphanny Prince, who sat out the start of the season due to personal reasons, made her Allstate Arena debut Tuesday night against the Seattle Storm. And yet the Sky was short-handed again. Forwards Elena Delle Donne and Jessica Breland suddenly found themselves on the bench in street clothes.

  • Storm beat short-handed Sky 80-76Jun 10, 2014 12:00 AM
    Seattle Storm coach Brian Agler didn’t find out until just before the game that Chicago would be missing star Elena Della Donne. Even without the league’s No. 2 scorer, who was sidelined with a flare-up of Lyme disease, the Sky almost pulled off the win, falling 80-76 to the Storm on Tuesday night. “It didn’t alter (game plans) from the standpoint of our intent of what we wanted to do on the offensive end,” Agler said. “But defensively Delle Donne is a different kind of player so we would have had to give her a lot of attention.”

  • Akron tops Bandits 8-4Jun 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    After an offensive explosion, the Akron Racers snapped their four-game losing streak against the Bandits with an 8-4 victory Saturday night in Rosemont. The scoring started early for both teams as Akron’s Taylor Schlopy got the first hit of the night, a home run to deep left field. In the bottom half of the first the Bandits answered with an RBI single by Tammy Williams to score Emily Allard.

  • White Sox starting pitcher Chris Sale took a three-hit shutout into the eighth inning, but the Sox still lost 6-5 Saturday night in Anaheim, California.

    Trout, Hamilton rally Angels past White Sox 6-5Jun 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    Mike Trout hit a game-tying grand slam in the bottom of the eighth, Josh Hamilton had three hits and scored the go-ahead run, and the Los Angeles Angels erased five-run deficit to beat the Chicago White Sox 6-5 Saturday night. Chicago starter Chris Sale took a three-hit shutout into the eighth and the White Sox held a commanding 5-0 lead.

  • McCoughtry, De Souza lead Dream past Sky, 97-59Jun 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    Angel McCoughtry and Erika De Souza each scored 20 points, and the Atlanta Dream beat the Chicago Sky 97-59 on Saturday night. The 38-point margin of victory set an Atlanta franchise record. Sancho Lyttle had 15 points and 12 rebounds for Atlanta (5-3). De Souza had eight rebounds for the Dream, who held a 51-32 advantage. Chicago’s Elena Delle Donne, who scored a career-high 33 points Friday in a 102-88 loss to Los Angeles, had a season-low seven and made only three of 10 shots. Allie Quigley led the Sky with 11 points. Jessica Breland had 10.

  • Red Stars fall 3-1Jun 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    Penalty kicks would mark the difference between the Chicago Red Stars and Seattle Reign FC in their first meeting of the season as top-ranked and undefeated Seattle scored 2 and went on to defeat No.2-ranked Chicago 3-1 in Seattle.

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