Having already secured the top seed in the Eastern Conference, Elena Delle Donne and the Chicago Sky are gearing up for the franchise's first playoff appearance.
The Phoenix Mercury are headed back to the postseason thanks in part to Britney Griner.
After getting the best of Griner in the first matchup between these star rookies, Delle Donne tries to lead Chicago to its first season sweep of visiting Phoenix, which will be without leading scorer Diana Taurasi on Wednesday night.
The Sky (22-9) endured seven losing seasons before selecting Delle Donne second overall in this year's draft, one spot behind Griner. The former University of Delaware standout has averaged 18.3 points to rank among the WNBA leaders, transforming Chicago into one of the league's elite teams.
Delle Donne shot 6 of 18 but scored a game-high 22 points after making a couple key shots down the stretch in Sunday's 93-79 win at Washington, Chicago's seventh victory in eight games.
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