Delle Donne wins WNBA scoring title

Delle Donne wins WNBA scoring title
September 13 18:01 2015 Print This Article

Despite a 86-75 lost to the Connecticut Sun on Sunday. Sept 13, Elena Delle Donne was crowned with her first WNBA scoring title Sunday Elena Delle Donne had four 3-pointers and finished with 28 points to take the WNBA scoring title at 23.4 points per game.

Delle Donne became the sixth player in league history to make over 200 free throws in a season with 207. Delle Donne dethrone Minnesota’s Maya Moore, who finished with a 20.6 scoring average.

The Chicago star and frontrunner for MVP honors is averaging 23.4 points.

Chicago (21-13), the No. 2 seed out of the Eastern Conference, will open the first round of the playoffs at home Thursday night against either Indiana or Washington.

Chicago Sky Forward Elena Delle Donne (11) celebrates with her teammates in the second period of a WNBA preseason basketball game between the Chicago Sky and the New York Liberty Friday, May. 22, 2015 at The Bob Carpenter Sports Convocation Center in Newark, DEL

File photo: Chicago Sky Forward Elena Delle Donne (11) celebrates with her teammates in the second period of a WNBA preseason basketball game between the Chicago Sky and the New York Liberty Friday, May. 22, 2015 at The Bob Carpenter Sports Convocation Center in Newark, DEL. Photo By Saquan Stimpson

Chicago Sky Forward Elena Delle Donne (11) dribbles the ball up courts in the first half of a WNBA preseason basketball game between the Chicago Sky and the Washington Mystics Tuesday, May. 13, 2014 at The Bob Carpenter Sports Convocation Center in Newark, DEL.

File Photo: Chicago Sky Forward Elena Delle Donne (11) dribbles the ball up courts in the first half of a WNBA preseason basketball game between the Chicago Sky and the Washington Mystics Tuesday, May. 13, 2014 at The Bob Carpenter Sports Convocation Center in Newark, DEL. Photo By Saquan Stimpson

 

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