WNBA Team Benches Caitlin Clark, Angering Fans Who Came to Watch Her Play - 'We Want Caitlin!'

WNBA Team Benches Caitlin Clark, Angering Fans Who Came to Watch Her Play – ‘We Want Caitlin!’


In a striking turn of events spotlighting just how popular WNBA star Caitlin Clark is, fans at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut, chanted her name after she got benched during the Indiana Fever’s game against the home team, the Connecticut Sun.

On Monday, the Fever got crushed 89-72 by the Sun, marking the 10th defeat that Clark’s team has suffered this season.

In the third quarter, Indiana coach Christie Sides benched Clark after the rookie sensation drew her fourth foul. A player fouls out when she gets six.

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Fans in the arena reacted by chanting, “We want Caitlin,” according to Indy Star reporter Chloe Peterson.

It’s rare for fans of a hometeam to root for an opposing player, underscoring the magnitude of the

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