So how does she like delegating, playing purely for now, while allowing Krauskopf to build another postseason contender for her? I feel like I’ve died and gone to heaven,” Chatman said with a wide smile, leaning back in her chair next to the court prior to Tuesday night’s Fever game against the New York Liberty.
There are parallels between the Fever here in 2017 and Chatman’s first team in Chicago back in 2011.
Sure, there is a veteran presence on this team, an underrated point guard in Briann January, a former all star in Marissa Coleman.Indiana was 17-17 this past year, losing in the first round.Coach Stephanie White left the Fever after the season to take over at Vanderbilt.The Sky, which finished the season without star forward Elena Delle Donne due to a thumb injury, was 18-16 this season."I have great appreciation and gratitude for the leadership Pokey brought to our franchise," said Sky owner Michael Alter.“They have people who have been here for 14 years in this organization.