ATLANTA -- Diamond DeShields had 12 points, a career-high 12 rebounds and a season-best six assists, Courtney Vandersloot added 13 points and nine rebounds, and the Chicago Sky beat the Atlanta Dream 87-75 on Saturday night.
Stefanie Dolson led Chicago (12-9) with 16 points.
The Sky trailed by 10 early in the second quarter, but scored 10 of the next 12 points and used a 14-3 run to take the lead for good in the closing seconds of the first half. Dolson capped a 7-0 run to open the third quarter with a 3-pointer that made it 53-42 and Atlanta trailed by at least five the rest of the way.
Alex Bentley scored 21 points and Jessica Breland added 18, both career highs, for Atlanta. The Dream (5-17) have lost seven in a row.
Tiffany Hayes, Atlanta's leading scorer (13.4 points per game), left the game late in the second quarter and did not return after being hit in the face while battling for a rebound.
Rehabbing Delle Donne to miss USA Basketball exhibition games
Elena Delle Donne will not play in the USA Basketball women's team's exhibition games at UConn (Jan. 27) and Louisville (Feb. 2).
Cheryl Reeve signs extension to remain Lynx coach, GM
Cheryl Reeve, who has led the Lynx to four WNBA titles since becoming head coach in 2010 and added the title of general manager in 2017, signed a multi-year extension with the team Friday.
Fever name Marianne Stanley as head coach, Tamika Catchings as GM
Marianne Stanley, who won a WNBA title as an assistant coach with the Mystics last season, has been named the coach of the Fever, the team announced. The Fever also announced that former player Tamika Catchings will now serve as general manager.