WNBA News – Chicago Sky

Teresa Weatherspoon will replace Emre Vatansever in Chicago, who was serving as the Sky's interim head coach late last season  Sky to Hire Weatherspoon as New Head Coach – Teresa Weatherspoon is headed back to the WNBA.  The Chicago Sky are finalizing a deal to make the Hall of Famer its next head coach, according to The Athletic’s Shams Charania. Weatherspoon will replace Emre Vatansever in Chicago, who parted with the franchise after serving in the interim role in the second half of last season. Weatherspoon played in the league from 1997-2004, almost entirely for the New York Liberty before spending her final season with the Los Angeles Sparks. She averaged 5 points and 5.3 rebounds per game while earning five All-Star nods during her career, and led the Liberty to the WNBA Finals four times. She was named the Defensive Player of the Year twice and won two Olympics medals with Team USA, including a gold medal in the 1988 Seoul Olympics. She was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2019. Read more at:  https://sports.yahoo.com/report-chicago-sky-to-hire-hall-of-famer-teresa-weatherspoon-as-next-head-coach-014051996.html  (Ryan Young/Yahoo!Sports)

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