WNBA preview: Stars at Chicago

June 20, 2016 GMT

Stars (2-9) at Chicago Sky (5-7)

When, where: 7 p.m. Tuesday, Allstate Arena, Rosemont, Ill.

Radio, TV: KTKR-AM 760, ESPN3 (online streaming)


Stars: PG Moriah Jefferson (5-6, 1st year), SG Kayla McBride (5-11, 3rd), SF Monique Currie (6-0, 11th), PF Dearica Hamby (6-3, 2nd), C Jayne Appel Marinelli (6-4, 7th)

Sky: PG Courtney Vandersloot (5-8, 6th), SG Cappie Pondexter (5-9, 11th), SF Tamera Young (6-2, 9th), PF Elena Delle Donne (6-5, 4th), C Erika de Souza (6-5, 11th)


Stars: G Sydney Colson (5-8, 3rd), C Kayla Alexander (6-4, 4th), G-F Alex Montgomery (6-1, 6th), F Haley Peters (6-3, 1st), C Astou Ndour (6-5, 2nd), G Frida Eldebrink (5-9, 1st), G Jazmon Gwathmey (6-2, 1st)

Sky: F Jessica Breland (6-3, 5th), G Jamierra Faulkner (5-6, 3rd), G Allie Quigley (5-10, 8th), F Cheyenne Parker (6-4, 2nd), F/G Betnijah Laney (6-0, 2nd), C Clarissa Dos Santos (6-1, 2nd), C Imani Boyette (6-7, 1st)


Stars: Dan Hughes

Sky: Pokey Chatman

STAT LEADERS (per-game averages)

Stars: Points (McBride, 18.2), rebounds (Hamby, 6.1), assists (Jefferson, 4.4), steals (Jefferson, 1.6), blocks (Marinelli, 1.5)

Sky: Points (Delle Donne, 18.4), rebounds (Delle Donne, 6.7), assists (Faulkner, 5.5), steals (Faulkner, Vandersloot, 1.0), blocks (Delle Donne, 1.6)


The Stars won the first meeting 79-78 on May 27 at the AT&T Center, with rookie guard/forward Haley Peters scoring 16 points in the fourth quarter, including a game-winning 3-pointer with 48 seconds left.

Terrence Thomas