07/27 08:05 CDT Sky trade Sylvia Fowles to Lynx as part of 3-team deal
Sky trade Sylvia Fowles to Lynx as part of 3-team deal
By DOUG FEINBERG
AP Basketball Writer
The Chicago Sky have traded center Sylvia Fowles to the Minnesota Lynx as part
of a three-team deal.
The Sky on Monday acquired Erika De Souza from Atlanta and also give the Lynx
their second-round pick in next year's draft. The Dream get Damiris Dantas,
Reshanda Gray and Minnesota's first-round pick next season.
Fowles sat out the first half of the year after requesting a trade from Chicago
in the offseason. Without their 6-foot-5 star, the Sky (11-6) are second in the
Minnesota (12-4) leads the West but has been hit by injuries the last week.
Seimone Augustus is out most likely until mid-August with a knee injury.
Lindsay Whalen hurt her eye, ending her streak of 106 straight starts. Both
players missed the All-Star Game on Saturday.