Windy City Media Group Frontpage News


home search facebook twitter join
Gay News Sponsor



Chicago Sky announce TV broadcast schedule for 2021
--From a press release

This article shared 748 times since Mon May 10, 2021
facebook twitter google +1 reddit email

CHICAGO (May 10, 2021) - The Chicago Sky announced the team's broadcast schedule for the 2021 WNBA season today.

Sky fans will be able to watch regular season games on The U, WMEU 48.1/WCIU 26.2 and five games on CW26, WCIU 26.1, featuring the tag-team of Lisa Byington as play-by-play and Meghan McKeown as color analyst. Additionally, five Sky games will be broadcast in South Bend, Ind. this season on My Michiana, WMYS 69.1.

The Sky will also be featured on 29 national broadcasts including the 2021 season opener against the Washington Mystics at 12:00p CT on ABC on Saturday, May 15. Chicago will appear on ABC five times, ESPN once, ESPN2 twice, ESPN3 twice, CBS once, CBS Sports Network nine times, Twitter twice, Facebook twice and NBA TV five times.

Entering its 16th season in the WNBA, the Sky finished 12-10 and in first place in the Eastern Conference as part of a 22-game, pandemic-shortened 2020 season.

Fans can tune in to the action on: The U, WCIU Channel 26.2 and WMEU channel 48.1, Dish 48, RCN 610, WOW 170, XFINITY 230, 360. CW26, WCIU, channel 26.1, Xfinity 183, RCN 606, WOW 207, Dish 26, DirecTV 26 and U-Verse 1010. In South Bend and Elkhart, Ind., turn to My Michiana, WMYS channel 69.1, Xfinity 194, Dish 69, U-Verse 1069, Mediacom 717 and RTC 353.


Date ——Opponent ——Time (CT) ——Channel ——South Bend

Saturday, May 15, 2021 at Washington 12:00p ABC

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 at Atlanta 6:00p The U/ Facebook

Sunday, May 23, 2021 NEW YORK 12:00p ESPN

Tuesday, May 25, 2021 ATLANTA 7:00p The U/ CBSSN

Friday, May 28, 2021 LOS ANGELES 7:00p The U/ CBSSN

Sunday, May 30, 2021 LOS ANGELES 5:00p CW26/ Facebook

Tuesday, June 1, 2021 PHOENIX 7:00p ESPN2

Thursday, June 3, 2021 at Phoenix 9:00p The U/ CBSSN

Saturday, June 5, 2021 at Los Angeles 2:00p ABC

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 INDIANA 7:00p The U/ CBSSN

Saturday, June 12, 2021 at Indiana 12:00p CW26 WMYS

Tuesday, June 15, 2021 at Minnesota 8:00p ESPN2

Thursday, June 17, 2021 CONNECTICUT 7:00p The U/ Twitter

Saturday, June 19, 2021 CONNECTICUT 1:00p CBS

Tuesday, June 22, 2021 at New York 6:00p The U

Thursday, June 24, 2021 at New York 6:00p The U/ Twitter

Sunday, June 27, 2021 at Connecticut 1:00p CW26/ ESPN3

Wednesday, June 30, 2021 at Dallas 7:00p The U/ CBSSN WMYS

Friday, July 2, 2021 at Dallas 7:00p The U/ CBSSN

Saturday, July 10, 2021 WASHINGTON 7:00p CW26 WMYS

Sunday, August 15, 2021 SEATTLE 12:00p ABC

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 DALLAS 7:00p The U/ CBSSN

Saturday, August 21, 2021 MINNESOTA 7:00p CW26/ NBA TV

Tuesday, August 24, 2021 at Atlanta 6:00p The U/ ESPN3

Friday, August 27, 2021 at Seattle 6:00p The U/ NBA TV

Sunday, August 29, 2021 at Seattle 9:00p The U/ CBS SN

Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at Phoenix 9:00p The U/ NBA TV

Thursday, September 2 2021 at Las Vegas 9:00p The U/ NBA TV WMYS

Sunday, September 5, 2021 LAS VEGAS 12:00p ABC

Sunday, September 5, 2021 WASHINGTON 2:00p ABC

Friday, September 17, 2021 LAS VEGAS 7:00p The U/NBA TV

Sunday, September 19, 2021 INDIANA 5:00p The U/ CBSSN WMYS

This article shared 748 times since Mon May 10, 2021
facebook twitter google +1 reddit email

Windy City Media Group does not approve or necessarily agree with the views posted below.
Please do not post letters to the editor here. Please also be civil in your dialogue.
If you need to be mean, just know that the longer you stay on this page, the more you help us.


Gay News

SPORTS Chicago Sky center qualifies for Olympic 3X3 team
Chicago Sky center Stefanie Dolson is among four athletes who qualified USA Basketball for the inaugural 3X3 Olympic competition this summer to represent the USA at the Tokyo Games. Dolson ...

Gay News

Three Red Stars make Olympic women's soccer team
The United States Women's National Team (U.S. WNT) announced its 2020 Olympic team roster for the upcoming games in Tokyo. Red Stars defender Tierna Davidson, midfielder Julie Ertz and goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher were selected as part ...

Gay News

Chicago Red Stars fall to OL Reign 2-0
The Red Stars welcomed Alyssa Mautz, Nikki Stanton and Bianca St. Georges back as starters, but fell to the OL Reign 2-0 on June 22 in Tacoma, Washington. After returning to the pitch June 5 ...

Gay News

WNBA: Sky's win streak hits six
Candace Parker had 23 points, 12 rebounds and six assists to lead the Chicago Sky to a 92-72 win over the New York Liberty on June 22, The Chicago Tribune reported. It was the sixth consecutive win for the Sky ...

Gay News

adidas celebrates Illinois Olympic icon with Honoring Black Excellence Initiative
At a private engagement at The Jackie Joyner-Kersee Foundation Headquarters, adidas and track-and-field icon Jackie Joyner-Kersee gathered friends and family for an intimate mural unveiling for the launch of the ...

Gay News

'Queer As Folk' reunion on 'Stars in the House' June 22
Hosts Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley announced, on June 22, two very special episodes of "Stars in the House" that will celebrate and honor Pride Month and the LGBTQ community. On June 22, the cast of ...

Gay News

Emmys allow actors/actresses to be recognized as 'performers'
The Television Academy's Board of Governors approved a pair of rules changes for the Emmy Awards—including one that neutralizes gender, Deadline reported. One change will allow anyone nominated in the actor or actress category the option ...

Gay News

First active pro football player comes out as gay
Las Vegas Raiders defensive lineman Carl Nassib became the first active NFL player in history to announce that he is gay, according to Outsports. "What's up people," Nassib posted on Instagram. "I'm at my house in ...

Gay News

Courtney Vandersloot wins WNBA Eastern Conference Player of the Week
--From a press release - CHICAGO (June 21, 2021) - Chicago Sky guard Courtney Vandersloot was named as the WNBA's Eastern Conference Player of the Week, the league announced today. This is the sixth time in Vandersloot's career, including the third ...

Gay News

WNBA: Chicago Sky notch fifth straight win
On June 19, the Chicago Sky won their fifth consecutive game, 91-81 over the Connecticut Sun at Chicago's Wintrust Arena. Winning that many consecutive games has only been achieved three times in franchise history. There has ...

Gay News

St. Georges debuts as Red Stars tie Washington
Bianca St. Georges made her Chicago Red Stars debut as the team tied the Washington Spirit 1-1 on Juneteenth (June 19) at SeatGeek Stadium. Morgan Gautrat scored a late penalty in stoppage time; she also led ...

Gay News

SHOWBIZ Pride anthems, celebrities come out, PBS, Diana Ross, Mark Wahlberg
Billboard listed 20 Pride anthems by LGBTQ artists in a feature. Among some of the songs are Sylvester's "You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real)," Tegan and Sara's "Closer," George Michael's "Freedom! '90," Hayley Kiyoko and Kehlani's ...

Gay News

Chicago Sky win fourth consecutive game
The Chicago Sky are on a roll. The team won its fourth consecutive game, defeating the Connecticut Sun 81-75 at Wintrust Arena on June 17. Matching its high from 2020 (when the team won four straight ...

Gay News

Filicia reunites with the 'Fab Five'
Queer Eye for the Straight Guy debuted on television in 2003 on Bravo. It starred the "Fab Five," each with a different specialty. Ted Allen was the expert on food, Kyan Douglas was in charge of ...

Gay News

Chicago Sky win third straight game, top 100 points
On June 15, the Chicago Sky secured a 105-89 victory over the Minnesota Lynx from the Target Center in Minneapolis on June 15. The Sky's season has been a series of up-and-down streaks. ...


Copyright © 2021 Windy City Media Group. All rights reserved.
Reprint by permission only. PDFs for back issues are downloadable from
our online archives. Single copies of back issues in print form are
available for $4 per issue, older than one month for $6 if available,
by check to the mailing address listed below.

Return postage must accompany all manuscripts, drawings, and
photographs submitted if they are to be returned, and no
responsibility may be assumed for unsolicited materials.
All rights to letters, art and photos sent to Nightspots
(Chicago GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times (a Chicago
Gay and Lesbian News and Feature Publication) will be treated
as unconditionally assigned for publication purposes and as such,
subject to editing and comment. The opinions expressed by the
columnists, cartoonists, letter writers, and commentators are
their own and do not necessarily reflect the position of Nightspots
(Chicago GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times (a Chicago Gay,
Lesbian, Bisexual and Transegender News and Feature Publication).

The appearance of a name, image or photo of a person or group in
Nightspots (Chicago GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times
(a Chicago Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender News and Feature
Publication) does not indicate the sexual orientation of such
individuals or groups. While we encourage readers to support the
advertisers who make this newspaper possible, Nightspots (Chicago
GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times (a Chicago Gay, Lesbian
News and Feature Publication) cannot accept responsibility for
any advertising claims or promotions.








About WCMG      Contact Us      Online Front  Page      Windy City  Times      Nightspots      OUT! Guide     
Identity      BLACKlines      En La Vida      Archives      Advanced Search     
Windy City Queercast      Queercast Archives     
Press  Releases      Join WCMG  Email List      Email Blast      Blogs     
Upcoming Events      Todays Events      Ongoing Events      Bar Guide      Community Groups      In Memoriam      Outguide Categories      Outguide Advertisers      Search Outguide      Travel      Dining Out      Privacy Policy     

Windy City Media Group publishes Windy City Times,
The Bi-Weekly Voice of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Trans Community.
5315 N. Clark St. #192, Chicago, IL 60640-2113 • PH (773) 871-7610 • FAX (773) 871-7609.