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  1. Betnijah Laney forges own path, overcomes doubtersRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Swish Appeal

    Even though she followed her mother's footsteps, in playing for the same college coach, Chicago Sky rookie Betnijah Laney has created her own path to greatness -- and at the same time, proving many doubters in the process. Often among high-level athletes, there is a familiar story of perseverance through adversity, achievement, and familial support.

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  2. Plenty of WNBA news -- all badRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Herald

    ... have a team in the nation's biggest market. Speaking of messes, there's a mess right in our own backyard with Chicago Sky all-star center Sylvia Fowles demanding a trade to the Minnesota Lynx. It's unclear what is really driving this unfortunate ...

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  3. Homecomings for Delaware's Delle Donne, LaneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The News Journal

    Chicago Sky's Betnijah Laney , a former Smyrna High and Rutgers star, and Elena Delle Donne cheer their team in a timeout in the first half of a WNBA preseason game against the New York Liberty at the Bob Carpenter Center Friday. Homecomings for Delaware's Delle Donne, Laney Chicago Sky's Betnijah Laney , a former Smyrna High and Rutgers star, and Elena Delle Donne cheer their team in a timeout in the first half of a WNBA preseason game against the New York Liberty at the Bob Carpenter Center Friday.

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  4. Elena now the center of attention for SkyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The News Journal

    Elena now the center of attention for Sky Delle Donne demands defensive attention and now, without Sylvia Fowles, will certainly receive more. Check out this story on delawareonline.com: http://delonline.us/1SqNyoe Chicago Sky's Elena Delle Donne drives in the first half of a WNBA preseason game against New York at the Bob Carpenter Center Friday.

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  5. Whata s next for USCa s Aleighsa Welch? Overseas basketball, and much moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Post and Courier

    ... disadvantage for yourself. That was the biggest thing.” And it led to Welch's release Wednesday from the Chicago Sky, which had selected her in the second round of the WNBA draft with the 22nd overall pick. Now, the former Goose Creek High ...

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  6. Elena Delle Donne hungry for redemptionRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Swish Appeal

    After leading the Chicago Sky to the WNBA Finals last year, Elena Delle Donne became hampered by an injured back. Speaking at Media Day, the mantra coming from the Sky superstar is redemption -- she's ready to go to another level.

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  7. 5 players to watch in the 2015 WNBA seasonRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Swish Appeal

    ... season games in 2014 due to the effects of Lyme disease. However, she returned in the 2014 playoffs to lead the Chicago Sky to their first ever Eastern Conference Championship and WNBA Finals appearance. When healthy, Delle Donne is one of the most ...

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  8. Prince to miss start of WNBA season to play for RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | New York Daily News

    Epiphanny Prince, since here last June playing for the Chicago Sky, will miss the beginning of the WNBA season to help Russia try and qualify for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio. Epiphanny Prince once scored 113 points in a high school game for Murry Bergtraum, breaking a girls national prep record previously held by Cheryl Miller and sparking a national debate about sportsmanship in prep sports.

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  9. WNBAa s Chicago Sky release former Gamecocks star Aleighsa WelchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Post and Courier

    The Chicago Sky of the WNBA have released former South Carolina star Aleighsa Welch, who was the team's second-round draft pick in April. Welch, a Goose Creek High School product, was the 22nd overall selection in the draft.

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  10. Betnijah Laney returns to Delaware with Chicago SkyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The News Journal

    The Sky take on the New York Liberty at 7 p.m. Friday at The Carpenter Center at the University of Delaware Betnijah Laney returns to Delaware with Chicago Sky The Sky take on the New York Liberty at 7 p.m. Friday at The Carpenter Center at the University of Delaware Check out this story on delawareonline.com: http://delonline.us/1SfzmOE CR defender Chakia Young trys to block shot by Betnijah Laney of Smyrna and was called for a foul on the play. The News Journal/GARY EMEIGH On Friday night, the Chicago Sky will take on the New York Liberty at 7 p.m. at The Carpenter Center at the University of Delaware.

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  11. The Chicago Cubs: No love from the PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Isportsweb.com

    ... #CubsFan The Chicago Cubs weren't the only Chicago team Mr. Obama didn't give a follow to. The Chicago Fire and Chicago Sky both were forgotten by the President. Really Mr. President? You can't show some love to all Chicago teams? I am currently a ...

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  12. Cubs call out Obama for not following them on TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | New York Daily News

    ... out Obama with a tweet of their own to let him know they were aware of the snub. Not to be outdone, the WNBA's Chicago Sky got in on the action to chide Obama for not following them either . Also missing on Obama's follower list is MLS' Chicago Fire ...

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  13. 4 WNBA Players Got Married In Past WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | CBS Local

    Brittney Griner of the Phoenix Mercury holds the championship trophy after a win over the Chicago Sky during Game 3 of the WNBA Finals at the UIC Pavilion on September 12, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. With a little down time before training camps open this weekend, four players took advantage of a break in their schedules to tie the knot.

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  14. Fowles shocks Sky with demand to be tradedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Daily Herald

    ... of the doubt -- which is what I'm trying to do right now with Sylvia Fowles. The 6-foot-6 Fowles has been the Chicago Sky's star center for the last seven years. I've covered her from the day she was drafted by the Sky in 2008. I certainly ...

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  15. WNBA players pay visit to Community SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Naples Daily News

    ... York Liberty, Alex Bentley of the Connecticut Sun, Tiffany Bias of the Phoenix Mercury and Tamera Young of the Chicago Sky are part of Team Hoop Cred, a group of athletes who signed clothing deals with the basketball apparel line Hoop Cred. The cast ...

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  16. WNBA reviewing Isiah Thomas hire, domestic violence caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | KTVN Reno

    2014, file photo, Phoenix Mercury center Brittney Griner holds up the WNBA basketball championship trophy after the Mercury defeated the Chicago Sky 87-82 and swept the WNBA Finals in Chicago.

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  17. Disturbing Hire? Isiah Thomas Hired to Run WNBA's New York LibertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Double G Sports

    ... former Detroit Piston helped in the rehiring of Liberty coach and former teammate Bill Laimbeer and trading for Chicago Sky star Epiphanny Prince. "I am honored to have the opportunity to lead the New York Liberty and help the franchise reclaim its ...

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  18. ARRAY(0xf52976c)Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... fall and had a hand in moves like hiring assistant coach Herb Williams and trading guard Cappie Pondexter to the Chicago Sky for Epiphanny Prince. The owner also praised Thomas's basketball acumen: "He's an excellent judge of talent." I guess you ...

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  19. Timberwolves Weekly Story RoundupRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | Canis Hoopus

    ... about Wiggins winning Rookie of the Year. What I like about this one is: Finally, a Lynx (sort of) story . Chicago Sky center and multiple All-Star Sylvia Fowles is out of contract with the Sky and wants a trade, apparently to the Lynx. She has told ...

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  20. Overseas Update: Sparks, Sky Players Win TitlesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | WNBA

    ... The Los Angeles Sparks enter 2015 as a talented team looking to compete with the top teams in the West. The Chicago Sky are trying make another run at the title after falling to the Phoenix Mercury in the 2014 WNBA Finals. But before they begin that ...

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