Late in the fourth quarter on Friday night, the Chicago Sky were clinging to a two-point lead over the visiting New York Liberty. And with Candace Parker out due to a non-COVID-19 illness, they needed someone else to step up and take control. Courtney Vandersloot did just that. With the shot clock winding down on a stagnant possession, Vandersloot sized up Marine Johannes and launched an off-the-dribble 3-pointer right in her face. After rattling around every single inch of the rim, the ball finally dropped through the Net to give the Sky a five-point lead with 1:27 to play. The Liberty never got any closer, as the Sky pulled away for a crucial 89-81 victory.
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