The Washington Post

Connecticu­t routs New York, extends winning streak to 13

SUN 98, LIBERTY 69

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uncasville, conn. — Jonquel Jones had 18 points and 13 rebounds for her Wnba-best 17 th double-double as the league-leading Connecticu­t Sun beat the New York Liberty, 98- 69, on Wednesday night for its 13th straight win.

Dewanna Bonner also scored 18 points, Dijonai Carrington had 14 and Brionna Jones added 13 for Connecticu­t (25- 6). The Sun got a season-high 36 points from its bench.

Alyssa Thomas had six points in 17 minutes for Connecticu­t in her first game back after tearing her Achilles’ tendon in January.

Natasha Howard had 25 points and eight rebounds for New York (11-20), which has lost eight in a row. Michaela Onyenwere added 14 points.

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