Indianapolis, Ind., — The Indiana Fever host their season opener Saturday afternoon at 1 PM ET, in Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Youth Sports Day.
Veteran Candice Dupree will lead a new young roster of players as the Fever look to secure a win in their home opener against the Chicago Sky. The Fever have a solid group of returners with point guard Erica Wheeler at the helm and rookies Stephanie Mavunga, Kelsey Mitchell, and Victoria Vivians ready to make their debut.
The Chicago Sky will be without point guard Courtney Vandersloot as she wraps up international play, but have 2x Sixth Woman of the Year Allie Quigley, Stefanie Dolson, and Cheyenne Parker returning to help lead the squad.
Can Indiana have a repeat outcome of their preseason victory over the Sky? Catch Saturday’s matchup on NBA TV to find out.
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