Sun vs Sky Game 2 Prediction: Connecticut to dominate Chicago again?

Sun vs Sky Game 2 Prediction: The Chicago Sky is expected to bounce back and win the upcoming Game 2 of the WNBA Semifinals against the Connecticut Sun as per the latest prediction.

The excitement in the postseason of the WNBA is reaching new heights with the top sides locking horns to qualify for the Finals. The Connecticut Sun will be meeting the Chicago Sky in Game 2 of the Semifinals on Wednesday, 31 August. It was a fantastic performance from Curt Miller’s squad in Game 1 as they handed a defeat to the Sky and put the defending champions on the back foot. It was a complete team effort from the Sun led by DeWanna Bonner 15 points, 9 rebounds, and 5 assists. Alyssa Thomas and Jonquel Jones performed well too and added 24 points, 19 rebounds, and 7 assists together.

The Chicago Sky would have been surely very disappointed by their performance in Game 1. It’s a do-or-die contest now and the Sky will aim to give a crushing loss to the Sun at the Wintrust Arena and force the decider. Candace Parker was the top performer for Chicago from the last game as she finished with 19 points and 18 rebounds. 

Sun vs Sky Game 2 Prediction: Winning Odds

PlatformSunSkyPredicted Winner
ActionNetworkMoneyline +175Moneyline -223Sky

Sun vs Sky Game 2 Prediction: Recent Form

It has been an amazing season for the Connecticut Sun till now. They finished as the #3 seed in the regular season at 25-11. In the first round of the playoffs, Connecticut gave a 2-1 defeat to the Dallas Wings. Overall, the Sun has won 4 of the last 5 games.

The Chicago Sky too had a very successful campaign as of now. They finished the regular season on a strong note at 26-10 as the #2 seed. Chicago qualified for the WNBA Seminifals by a 2-1 win against the New York Liberty in Round 1. The Sky has won 3 of the last 5 fixtures.

Sun vs Sky Game 2 Prediction: Team Stats (2022 Postseason)

StatsConnecticut SunChicago Sky
Points Per Game78.386.0
Rebounds Per Game38.539.3
Assists Per Game20.824.0
Steals Per Game8.08.3
Blocks Per Game3.05.8

Sun vs Sky Game 2 Prediction: Injuries

Connecticut Sun: Bria Hartley Guard)

Chicago Sky: Li Yueru (Center)

Sun vs Sky Game 2 Prediction: Head to Head

There have been 46 fixtures between these two teams in the WNBA. The Chicago Sky is having the upper hand as they won 26 games, while the Connecticut Sun won 20 of them. If we talk about the last 5 meetings, 4 games were won by the Sky and 1 by the Sun. The previous meeting took place in the WNBA Semifinals of the current postseason last Sunday. The Connecticut Sun won that game with a score of 68-63.

Sun vs Sky Game 2 Prediction: Possible Lineup

Connecticut Sun: Guard- Courtney Williams | Guard- Natisha Hiedeman | Forward- DeWana Bonner | Forward- Alyssa Thomas | Center– Jonquel Jones

Chicago Sky: Guard- Allie Quigley | Guard- Courtney Vandersloot | Forward- Emma Meesseman | Forward- Kahleah Copper | Center- Candace Parker

Sun vs Sky Game 2 Prediction: Players to Watch Out

Connecticut Sun:

PlayerPositionPoints Per GameRebounds Per GameBlocks Per Game
Jonquel JonesCenter15.59.01.0
PlayerPositionPoints Per GameRebounds Per GameSteals Per Game
DeWanna BonnerForward14.34.31.3
PlayerPositionPoints Per GameRebounds Per GameAssists Per Game
Brionna JonesForward12.04.52.0

Chicago Sky:

PlayerPositionPoints Per GameRebounds Per GameTurnovers Per Game
Kahleah CopperForward17.34.32.0
PlayerPositionPoints Per GameRebounds Per GameAssists Per Game
Candace ParkerCenter15.513.35.5
PlayerPositionPoints Per GameRebounds Per GameSteals Per Game
Allie QuigleyGuard12.03.01.3

Sun vs Sky Game 2 Prediction: Winner

The Connecticut Sun deserves all the praise for their fantastic performance in Game 1. They have turned the odds in their favor by taking a crucial lead. However, the Chicago Sky is expected to go all guns blazing in Game 2 on Wednesday. They are not going to make the way to the Finals so easy for the opposition. All the predictions and betting platforms are favoring the Chicago Sky for this clash.

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Subhash, Founder of Crowdwisdom360 is an MBA and a Trained Financial Advisor with an extensive background in Forecasting in Financial Services and Politics. He has appeared many times on National TV and has written for a variety of magazines on Wealth Management and Election Strategy.

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