The current WNBA champions, Las Vegas Aces, have made it clear that achieving a two-time championship is their main objective and they are on the right path because This Sunday they defeated 92-70 and eliminated the Chicago Sky to advance to the semifinals of the tournament
The team coached by Becky Hammon, which had the best record in the regular season, managed to eliminate the Chicago team with an impressive performance by A’ja Wilson, who contributed 38 points and 16 rebounds (6 of them offensive).
The Aces thus closed their series 2-0 since on Wednesday they beat the Chicago franchise by a resounding 87-59.
New York Liberty want to keep pace with Las Vegas Aces
For his part, heThe New York Liberty, the big contenders for the title along with the Aces, have their tie against the Washington Mystics on trackwhom they beat on Friday 90-75 with 29 points from a fantastic Sabrina Ionescu from the perimeter (7 of 13 on triples).
The New Yorkers will try to seal their place in the next round on Tuesday in the second match.
The Dallas Wings (4) also dominate their series 1-0 against the Atlanta Dream (5).
Instead, the tie between the Connecticut Sun (3) and the Minnesota Lynx (6) will be decided in a third game.
The Sun struck first with an unappealable 90-60 last Wednesday, but the Lynx recovered this Sunday by 75-82 and they tied the series 1-1 thanks to Kayla McBride (28 points and 8 rebounds) and Napheesa Collier (26 points and 13 rebounds).
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