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  1. 4 things the Chicago Sky should try to get doneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Daily Herald

    While Chicago sports fans are often told to "Wait 'til next year," Sky fans simply can't wait until next year. After winning the Eastern Conference championship during an improbable run to the WNBA Finals in spite of the ridiculously long list of injuries and setbacks, one would think the sky literally could be the limit for this team next season -- if good health is part of the equation.

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  2. Centenary College senior ranked first out of 8 summer interns with WNBA Team Chicago SkyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Jersey Journal

    Centenary College senior, Natalia Ortega was ranked the #1 sales rep out of eight summer interns with WNBA Women's Basketball team, the Chicago Sky. During her two month internship, Ortega was able to generate about $3,130 in sales.

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  3. Desk Chat | Your Downtown with David KrietorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Downtown Phoenix Journal

    ... Bleacher Report ranking should go up a few notches as the Phoenix Mercury completed a three-game sweep of the Chicago Sky on Sunday to win the third WNBA championship in team history. They join the Arizona Rattlers who, a few weeks earlier, won ...

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  4. Delle Donne believes home cooking will be the cureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The News Journal

    ... Still, the former Ursuline Academy and University of Delaware All-American, less than two weeks removed from the Chicago Sky being swept in the WNBA Finals, has already made progress toward recovery. "I've got six months," Delle Donne said ...

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  5. Phoenix hopes to close out Chicago in WNBA FinalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Contra Costa Times

    After dominating the Chicago Sky in the first two games of the WNBA Finals, Diana Taurasi and her Phoenix Mercury know that closing out the series won't be as easy. Especially if star center Brittney Griner can't play after being hit in the right eye in Game 2 of the series.

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  6. The extremes of Shoni Schimmel's spectacularly volatile rookie seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Swish Appeal

    ... rookie season in the NBA over a decade ago. Almost immediately after the Atlanta Dream's dramatic loss to the Chicago Sky in the first round of the 2014 WNBA Playoffs, I got a call from a friend who was in complete disbelief that Jasmine Thomas ...

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  7. Back forces Delle Donne to withdraw from US teamRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | USA Today

    Elena Delle Donne became the latest player to withdraw from the U.S. women's basketball national team pool because of injury. The Chicago Sky's young star was bothered in the WNBA Finals with a bad back and it was announced Thursday she won't be able to join the team for the world championship at the end of the month.

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  8. 10 Things to See in Sports: AP's top sports photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... with Diana Taurasi and Penny Taylor (13) as the team wins the WNBA championship with an 87-82 win over the Chicago Sky in Game 3 of the WNBA Finals basketball series, Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Kamil Krzaczynski, File) The ...

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  9. What's next for the Chicago Sky after losing the 2014 WNBA Finals?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Swish Appeal

    After losing the 2014 WNBA Finals to the Phoenix Mercury, what's next for the Chicago Sky? And what sort of offseason improvements should they be looking to make, aside from getting healthy? Philip Hersh of the Chicago Tribune suggested in an article about the Sky's future on Saturday that "...Tennessee center Isabelle Harrison would seem to be a good choice for a team that needs more low post presence."

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  10. Rahm's Readers exceed goal: 2.7 million books readRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Chicago Tribune

    ... in Chicago. The outcome: Emanuel won. (Douglas Gorenstein/NBC) The bet: With Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton that the Chicago Sky would defeat the Phoenix Mercury in the WNBA Finals. The wager: Al's Italian Beef, a six-pack of Lagunitas IPA beer and ...

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  11. Fans help Mercury celebrate 3rd title at rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | The Arizona Republic

    ... reflect upon its 29-win season at the team's championship rally at US Airways Center. The Mercury defeated the Chicago Sky 87-82 at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago Friday to complete the three-game sweep in the WNBA Finals and capture the team's third ...

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  12. 2014 WNBA Finals: Why Sylvia Fowles struggled in the second half of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Swish Appeal

    After a dominant first half performance in Game 3, Sylvia Fowles struggled to find a rhythm in the second half as the Phoenix Mercury beat the Chicago Sky to sweep the 2014 WNBA Finals. So why did Fowles struggle even with Brittney Griner out of the game? In her preview of Game 3 of the 2014 WNBA Finals, Patricia Babcock-McGraw of the Chicago Daily Herald reported that 6-foot-6 Chicago Sky center Sylvia Fowles was frustrated with her performance in Game 2, during which the long arms of Griner kept her "in check".

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  13. Photo gallery: The Chicago Sky's missed opportunities to get the ball to Sylvia FowlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Swish Appeal

    Due to some technical difficulties, I missed large chunks of the second half of the 2014 WNBA Finals. As I watched, I went through and took notes about the game in response to one question: why did Sylvia Fowles have just 6 points on 2-for-5 shooting in the second half? I started out by just taking quick notes on every second half possession that Fowles didn't get the ball to figure out what she was doing while searching for possessions where she got open but didn't receive the ball.

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  14. 2014 WNBA Finals: The value of Candice Dupree and Penny Taylor's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Swish Appeal

    Although Diana Taurasi's heroics at the end of Game 3 of the WNBA Finals solidified her place as Finals MVP after the Phoenix Mercury swept the Chicago Sky , the contributions of Candice Dupree and Penny Taylor can't be overlooked. Search the web for recaps of the 2014 WNBA Finals -- the entire series -- and Penny Taylor's significance barely gets a mention.

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  15. Mercury in good shape after 3rd WNBA titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    12, 2014, in Chicago. . Phoenix Mercury players at the bench celebrate as the team wins the WNBA title with an 87-82 win over the Chicago Sky in Game 3 of the WNBA Finals basketball series, Friday, Sept.

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  16. Mercury sweep Chicago to win WNBA titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | The Arizona Republic

    The Phoenix Mercury stormed through the WNBA playoffs, winning 7 of 8 postseason games, including a three-game sweep in the Finals. Phoenix Mercury defeat Chicago Sky to win third WNBA title The Phoenix Mercury stormed through the WNBA playoffs, winning 7 of 8 postseason games, including a three-game sweep in the Finals.

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  17. Phoenix hopes to close out Chicago in WNBA FinalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Inside Bay Area

    After dominating the Chicago Sky in the first two games of the WNBA Finals, Diana Taurasi and her Phoenix Mercury know that closing out the series won't be as easy. Especially if star center Brittney Griner can't play after being hit in the right eye in Game 2 of the series.

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  18. Saturday links: Diana Taurasi shines in Phoenix Mercury's Game 3 win, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Swish Appeal

    ... greatness are compelling storyline; no, back-to-back routs are not especially compelling television. The Chicago Sky made a valiant comeback to lead in the fourth quarter of this game. But it was not enough for them to win the game, and prevent a ...

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  19. Mercury finish sweep of Sky for third WNBA titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Taurasi scored 14 of her 24 points in the fourth quarter and the Mercury beat the Chicago Sky 87-82 Friday night to complete a three-game sweep of the WNBA Finals for their third championship. "We have the best player in the world, Diana Taurasi," Phoenix coach Sandy Brondello said.

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  20. Phoenix Mercury Wins WNBA Title In A Sweep Of ChicagoRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 13 | WNYC-AM New York

    Overcoming an injury to their star center, the Phoenix Mercury won its third WNBA title last night, beating the Chicago Sky in three games. An eye injury suffered in game two forced Phoenix center Brittney Griner to sit out.

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