Stars, Sky Game Preview

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Tonight at 8:00 p.m. ET, the Chicago Sky (10-16) host the San Antonio Stars (6-21) in their third and final match-up of the regular season.

The two squads have split this season series 1-1, with the Stars winning the last meeting back on June 30, 89-82. Recently, the Stars have found a spark winning three games in a row as they shoot to earn a fourth on the road tonight. In the team’s most recent victory over Seattle, San Antonio was led by rookie Kelsey Plum with 23 points in the overtime win. Kayla McBride added 17, while Dearica Hamby and Alex Montgomery tallied 15 points each.

The Sky who have won two games straight are hoping to continue their success at home as they face Los Angeles and Seattle this weekend at Allstate Arena. In their 91-86 victory over Atlanta, Courtney Vandersloot, this weeks Eastern Conference Player of the Week, led Chicago with 26 points, 10 assists, and 7 rebounds. Stefanie Dolson and Allie Quigley finished with 18 and 15 points, respectively.

Tune in to tonight’s contest on ESPN 3.

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Mystics, Stars Game Preview

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The Washington Mystics (14-9) look to stretch their three-game win streak to four when they visit the San Antonio Stars (4-21) at the AT&T Center tonight.

The Mystics recently defeated Atlanta 77-70, on Emma Meesseman’s 30 points – a career-high for the Washington forward- while adding 10 rebounds as well. Kristi Toliver added 19 in the win, and Elena Delle Donne finished with 10 points and 7 rebounds. Washington will face the Phoenix Mercury on Sunday, as they begin a four-game homestand.

San Antonio came away with the 93-81 victory over New York on Tuesday, after a series of losses. Kayla McBride dropped a career-high 31 points as the Stars closed on a 22-4 run to beat the Liberty. Kayla Alexander also scored a career-high 19 points in her first start of the season for San Antonio. The Stars will try to avoid a season series sweep by the Mystics, and win back-to-back games for the first time this season.

Tune in on NBATV at 8:00 p.m. ET.

Liberty, Stars Game Preview

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The New York Liberty (12-10) head to San Antonio to take on the Stars (3-21) tonight at 8:00 p.m. ET.

New York has found success in their last two wins by playing solid defense and look to carry that over into tonight’s game plan. In Sunday’s victory over Chicago, the Liberty’s reserves accounted for 42 points in the 86-82 win as the team posted a season-high 25 assists. Tina Charles scored 15 points and grabbed 12 rebounds after a slow start to aid in the victory. Sugar Rodgers added 14 and Kiah Stokes posted 10 points and 16 rebounds.

The Stars who begin a three-game homestand tonight, continue to look for a rhythm as they dropped their third straight on Sunday in a loss to the Phoenix Mercury. After a poor shooting night hitting just 22 of 65 shots from the field, the Stars fell 81-64. Shay Murphy scored a season-high 14 points to lead San Antonio, while Kayla McBride added 13.

Catch tonight’s match-up on NBATV.