2012 Chicago Sky season

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2012 Chicago Sky season
Head Coach Pokey Chatman
Arena Allstate Arena
Results
Record 14–20
(.412)
Place 5th (Eastern)
Playoff Finish Did not qualify
Team Leaders
Points Prince (18.1)
Rebounds Fowles (10.4)
Assists Vandersloot (4.6)
Media
Television CN100
ESPN2, NBATV
Chicago Sky seasons
< 2011 2013 >

The 2012 WNBA season is the 7th season for the Chicago Sky of the Women's National Basketball Association.

Transactions[edit]

WNBA Draft[edit]

The following are the Sky's selections in the 2012 WNBA Draft.

Transaction log[edit]

  • June 1, 2011: The Sky traded a second-round pick in the 2012 Draft to the Los Angeles Sparks as part of the Lindsay Wisdom-Hylton trade.
  • January 2: The Sky acquired Swin Cash, Le'coe Willingham, and the 23rd pick in the 2012 Draft from the Seattle Storm in exchange for the second pick in the 2012 Draft.
  • February 6: The Sky signed Ruth Riley.
  • February 7: The Sky re-signed Shay Murphy.
  • February 21: The Sky re-signed Tamera Young.
  • February 22: The Sky signed Ticha Penicheiro.
  • February 28: The Sky signed Felicia Chester.
  • March 14: The Sky traded a second-round pick in the 2013 Draft to the San Antonio Silver Stars in exchange for Sonja Petrovic.
  • April 12: The Sky re-signed Sylvia Fowles to a multi-year deal.
  • April 25: The Sky signed Lykendra Johnson.
  • May 2: The Sky signed draft picks Sydney Carter and Shey Peddy.
  • May 3: The Sky waived Lykendra Johnson.
  • May 11: The Sky waived Lindsay Wisdom-Hylton.
  • May 14: The Sky waived Shey Peddy and Sydney Carter.
  • May 16: The Sky waived Felicia Chester.

Trades[edit]

Personnel changes[edit]

Roster[edit]

2012 Chicago Sky roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Nat. Name Height Weight DOB From
F 8 United States Cash, Swin 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 176 lb (80 kg) 09-22-1979 Connecticut
C 34 United States Fowles, Sylvia 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 208 lb (94 kg) 10-06-1985 LSU
G 7 United States Murphy, Shay 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m) 161 lb (73 kg) 04-15-1985 Southern California
G 21 Portugal Penicheiro, Ticha 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m) 145 lb (66 kg) 09-18-1974 Old Dominion
F 5 Serbia Petrovic, Sonja 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 172 lb (78 kg) 02-18-1989 Serbia
G 10 United States Prince, Epiphanny 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) 164 lb (74 kg) 01-11-1988 Rutgers
F/C 00 United States Riley, Ruth 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 198 lb (90 kg) 08-28-1979 Notre Dame
C 30 United States Swords, Carolyn 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 212 lb (96 kg) 07-19-1989 Boston C
G 22 United States Vandersloot, Courtney 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m) 132 lb (60 kg) 02-08-1989 Gonzaga
F 43 United States Willingham, Le'coe 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) 206 lb (93 kg) 02-10-1981 Auburn
F 1 United States Young, Tamera 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 172 lb (78 kg) 10-30-1986 James Madison
Head coach
United States Pokey Chatman (LSU)
Assistant coaches
United States Jeff House (Nazareth)
United States Christie Sides (Louisiana Tech)
Athletic trainer
United States Natalie Meckstroth (Indiana)
Strength and conditioning coach
United States Ann Crosby (Western Michigan)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (FA) Free agent
  • (IN) Inactive
  • (S) Suspended
  • Injured Injured

Depth[edit]

Pos. Starter Bench
C Sylvia Fowles Carolyn Swords
Ruth Riley
PF Swin Cash Le'coe Willingham
SF Tamera Young Sonja Petrovic
SG Epiphanny Prince Shay Murphy
PG Courtney Vandersloot Ticha Penicheiro

Season standings[edit]

Eastern Conference W L PCT GB Home Road Conf.
Connecticut Sun y 25 9 .735 12–5 13–4 18–4
Indiana Fever x 22 12 .647 3.0 13–4 9–8 15–7
Atlanta Dream x 19 15 .559 6.0 11–6 8–9 12–10
New York Liberty x 15 19 .441 10.0 9–8 6–11 10–12
Chicago Sky o 14 20 .412 11.0 7–10 7–10 8–14
Washington Mystics o 5 29 .147 20.0 4–13 1–16 3–19

Schedule[edit]

Preseason[edit]

2012 Game Log: Preseason (May)

Regular season[edit]

2012 Game Log: Regular Season
All games are viewable on WNBA LiveAccess or ESPN3.com

Statistics[edit]

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game  RPG  Rebounds per game
 APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game  BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game
 FG%  Field-goal percentage  3P%  3-point field-goal percentage  FT%  Free-throw percentage  TO  Turnovers per game
 PF  Fouls per game Team leader League leader

Regular season[edit]

Awards and honors[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]