Chicago Sky Release 2013 Schedule
CHICAGO, February 6, 2013 - The Chicago Sky today announced their 2013 regular season schedule. Armed with All-Stars Swin Cash and Sylvia Fowles, the Sky enters its eighth season in the WNBA under the leadership of third-year Head Coach Pokey Chatman. Chicago will open the 34 game regular season on Monday May 27, on the road in Phoenix where they will face the Phoenix Mercury in a nationally televised game on ESPN2 at 4pm CDT.
The Sky will play 17 home games at Allstate Arena, opening with an Eastern Conference rival, the Connecticut Sun, who are led by the 2012 WNBA MVP Tina Charles, on Friday, May 31 at 7:30 p.m.
Weekends will be busy at Allstate Arena in 2013 as 12 of the 17 regular-season Sky home games will be played on a Friday (5), Saturday (3) and Sunday (4). Highlights include a matchup with Naperville Central High School graduate Candace Parker and the Los Angeles Sparks on Saturday June 29, and Marshall High School graduate Cappie Pondexter and the New York Liberty on Saturday July 20.
The Sky, who has the #2 pick in the upcoming WNBA Draft will host a showdown against the up-tempo Phoenix Mercury, Diana Taurasi and their #1 draft pick on Wednesday September 11. This game will be nationally televised on ESPN2 at 7pm CDT. The Sky will meet the 2012 WNBA Champions and mid-west rival the Indiana Fever led by Tamika Catchings on Tuesday August 6 at Allstate Arena.
The Sky will host two afternoon Camp Day games in 2013, against the New York Liberty on Wednesday June 26 and against the Washington Mystics on Wednesday July 10.
2013 Chicago Sky Schedule
Black-Away / Blue- Home
Mon 27 AT Phoenix 4pm * ESPN2
Fri 31 Connecticut 7:30pm
Sun 2 Tulsa 5pm
Fri 7 AT San Antonio 7pm
Sun 9 San Antonio 5pm
Sun 16 AT Atlanta 2pm
Thurs 20 AT Tulsa 11:30am
Sat 22 AT Indiana 6pm
Wed 26 New York 11:30am
Sat 29 Los Angeles 7pm
Tue 2 Seattle 7pm
Sun 7 AT New York 2pm
Wed 10 Washington 11:30am
Fri 12 AT Connecticut 6pm
Thu 18 AT New York 10am
Sat 20 New York 7pm
Wed 24 AT Washington 10:30am
Fri 2 Washington 7:30pm
Sat 3 AT Indiana 6pm
Tue 6 Indiana 7pm
Fri 9 AT Connecticut 6pm
Sun 11 Minnesota 5pm
Tue 13 AT Los Angeles 9:30pm
Thu 15 AT Seattle 9pm
Sun 18 Connecticut 5pm
Tue 20 AT Washington 6pm
Fri 23 New York 7:30pm
Sat 24 AT Atlanta 6pm
Sat 31 Atlanta 7pm
Fri 6 Indiana 7:30pm
Sun 8 AT Washington 3pm
Wed 11 Phoenix 7pm *ESPN2
Fri 13 Atlanta 7:30pm
Sat 14 AT Minnesota 7pm
All times in CDT Schedule is subject to change
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