Kahleah Copper named WNBA Eastern Conference Player of the Week
For the first time in her career, Kahleah Copper was named WNBA Eastern Conference Player of the Week. She is the first Sky player to earn this honor this season.
The Sky went .500 on the week with a win over Atlanta and a loss to Indiana. In those two games, Copper averaged 25.5 points, 7 rebounds and 2.4 assists per game. She also leads the league in fast break points this season with 4.1 per game.
Against Atlanta on Friday, Copper put up a double–double with a season-high 23 points along with 10 rebounds. Two days later, she put up a career-high 28 points while shooting 61.5% from the floor.
Copper and the Sky continue their road stretch with a game on Tuesday against the Las Vegas Aces at 9 p.m. on Marquee Plus. Then they head to take on the Los Angeles Sparks on Thursday at 9:30 p.m. on Marquee Sports Network.