Chicago's Elena Delle Donne, who led the WNBA in scoring (23.8 per game) and was named league MVP last season, missed the game with an illness. The Sun, who opened the season No. 10 in the Associated Press WNBA Power Rankings, trailed by double figures the rest of the way.
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The Chicago Sky started the season off on the right foot with a 93-70 home win over the Connecticut Sun at the Allstate Arena Saturday night.
The Chicago Sky had no issues with the Connecticut Sun even though they were without reigning MVP Elena Delle Donne.
The Chicago Sky had 11 players score in the 93-70 win against the Connecticut Sun in the 2016 opener.
The former Gopher was 5-for-11 from the field, including 3-for-9 from three-point range.
Alex Bentley scored 14 points and rookieRachel Banham added 13 but it was not nearly enough as the Connecticut Sun were routed by the host Chicago Sky.