In a game that was televised on ESPN and which was the first regular-season game for the Chicago Sky at Wintrust Arena since Sept. 1, 2019, the home team lost 93-85 to the New York Liberty on May 23.
The team's last loss in a home opener was May 19, 2017, when the Sky played the Atlanta Dream. That score was 91-83.
Courtney Vandersloot finished with 14 points and 16 assistsmarking the third time in WNBA history a player has had 14+ points and 15+ assists in a game.
Next, the Sky (2-1) will host the Atlanta Dream (1-2) on Tuesday, May 25, at 7 p.m. CT at Wintrust Arena. It is the second of a five-game homestand for Chicago. This game will be the second matchup in the last six days between the two teams.