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Charles, Sun down Sky

Tina Charles had 24 points and 14 rebounds and the Connecticut Sun downed the Chicago Sky, 83-72.

Kara Lawson added 18 points and Renee Montgomery chipped in 15 for the Sun, who improved to a league-best 9-2 on the road this season.

Courtney Vandersloot scored 17 points to pace Chicago, which defeated Connecticut on Sunday to halt a nine-game slide.

Swin Cash had 15 points in Tuesday's defeat, while Carolyn Swords and Epiphanny Prince added 10 points apiece.

The Sun bounced back accordingly from Sunday's setback and took a 44-33 lead into the half behind 16 points from Charles.

They never trailed in the second half and led by as many as 21 in the fourth quarter.