Wings Best Connecticut, 85-77

Uncasville, Connecticut (May 24, 2022) – The Dallas Wings (5-2) bested the Connecticut Sun (4-2), 85 – 77, at Mohegan Sun Arena on Tuesday evening.

Wings guard Marina Mabrey tallied her second straight game with 20 or more points, for the fourth time in her career, to help give Dallas the team’s first win at Mohegan Sun Arena since the team moved to Dallas. She was joined in double-figures by guard Arike Ogunbowale (16 points) for the second straight game, and guard Allisha Gray (17 points), her sixth double-digit scoring performance this season.

Veteran forward Kayla Thornton was once again the leader on the glass for the Wings, as she grabbed 10 rebounds, her third game this season with 10 or more rebounds. As a team, the Wings finished with 37 rebounds, the first time this season that Dallas has had three straight games with more than 35 rebounds.

The Wings also went 22-24 (91.7%) from the free throw line and it was the second game in the 2022 season where the Wings notched 20 or more free throws, a feat only accomplished three times last season.

Dallas will complete the two-game set at the Connecticut Sun (4-2) on Thursday, May 26, at 6:00 p.m. CT.