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Sport Las Vegas seeks 25th win this season in matchup with Chicago

10:00  10 august  2022
10:00  10 august  2022 Source:   ap.org

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Chicago Sky (25-9, 15-3 Eastern Conference) at Las Vegas Aces (24-10, 14-3 Western Conference)

Las Vegas; Thursday, 10 p.m. EDT

BOTTOM LINE: Las Vegas will try to earn its 25th win this season when the Aces play the Chicago Sky.

The Aces are 11-5 on their home court. Las Vegas averages 89.9 points while outscoring opponents by 6.1 points per game.

The Sky are 11-5 on the road. Chicago leads the Eastern Conference with 24.3 assists. Courtney Vandersloot paces the Sky with 6.6.

TOP PERFORMERS: A'ja Wilson is averaging 19.3 points, 9.4 rebounds and 1.9 blocks for the Aces. Kelsey Plum is averaging 19.3 points over the last 10 games for Las Vegas.

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Kahleah Copper is scoring 15.2 points per game and averaging 5.7 rebounds for the Sky. Allie Quigley is averaging 1.5 made 3-pointers over the last 10 games for Chicago.

LAST 10 GAMES: Aces: 7-3, averaging 86.9 points, 35.7 rebounds, 20.6 assists, 7.9 steals and 3.9 blocks per game while shooting 46.0% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 79.5 points per game.

Sky: 7-3, averaging 87.9 points, 33.2 rebounds, 24.9 assists, 8.1 steals and 3.9 blocks per game while shooting 48.4% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 87.5 points.

INJURIES: Aces: None listed.

Sky: None listed.

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

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