Sky clinch top seed in East

By The Sports Network
August 31, 2013 - 11:03pm

Rosemont, IL (Sports Network) - Sylvia Fowles dropped in 18 points, hauled in
six boards and recorded four steals as the Chicago Sky clinched the top
playoff spot in the Eastern Conference with an 85-68 thumping of the Atlanta

The Sky grabbed their sixth consecutive win after outscoring Atlanta by a 45-19 count in the second half. Elena Delle Donne added 15 points and seven boards and Tamera Young contributed 12 points to the victory.

Alex Bentley scored 19 for Atlanta, which has dropped four straight. Erika de Souza tallied 10 points and nine boards in the most recent setback.