2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
5th in Eastern Conference
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2dKevin Pelton

Ranking the top 20 WNBA free agents

Free agency plays a bigger role in the WNBA than ever. We rank the best free agents of 2022, with three of the last four MVPs topping our list.

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9dKevin Pelton and Mechelle Voepel

What can we expect from 2022 WNBA free agency?

Best player to change teams? Which team will improve the most? Before contracts are signed Feb. 1, we preview how the biggest free-agency moves might play out.

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51dMechelle Voepel

WNBA draft lottery for No. 1 pick set for Dec. 19

WNBA 2022 draft lottery, featuring Indiana Fever, Atlanta Dream, Washington Mystics and Dallas Wings, will be held on Dec 19 at 3 p.m. ET on ESPN.

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60d

WNBA suspends Williams, Bradford for May fight

The league has suspended former Dream players Courtney Williams and Crystal Bradford for their roles in an altercation outside an Atlanta-area club in May and for related health and safety protocol violations.

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89dMechelle Voepel

Dream job: Padover leaves Aces, new Atlanta GM

The Atlanta Dream have hired two-time WNBA executive of the year Dan Padover as their new GM. Padover leaves the same role with the Las Vegas Aces.

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97dMechelle Voepel

Ten biggest questions for the WNBA offseason

As Chicago celebrates its WNBA title, many questions already linger for the offseason, including possible retirements and player movement in free agency.

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99dTisha Thompson and Mechelle Voepel

Why the WNBA may be entering thrive mode

In her effort to push the league into a stronger financial future, WNBA commissioner Cathy Engelbert wants to disrupt the economic model that she says has undervalued women's sports.

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102dMechelle Voepel

Ex-WNBA player Wright named coach of Dream

Tanisha Wright, who played 10 of her 14 WNBA seasons with Seattle and won a title in 2010, will take over as the new head coach of the Atlanta Dream, who have gone through a lot of turmoil over the past two seasons.

Montgomery: Dream didn't know 'magnitude' of fight video (2:08)
107d
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107dMechelle Voepel

Montgomery: Dream didn't know extent of video

Dream co-owner Renee Montgomery said Wednesday the video in May of a fight involving Courtney Williams and Crystal Bradford was only "10 to 15 seconds long, with no context," which was partly why neither were disciplined at the time.

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108dMechelle Voepel

Agent: Dream won't bring back Williams, Bradford

The Dream won't bring back Courtney Williams and Crystal Bradford after their involvement in a fight in May, their agent said. He also said the team knew about the fight when it happened and didn't discipline the players then.

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110dMechelle Voepel

Dream's Williams sorry for video joking about fight

Dream guard Courtney Williams apologized Monday for a since-deleted YouTube video she posted over the weekend in which she joked about a fight she was involved in earlier this year in Atlanta.

125d

Connecticut Sun win 14th straight, defeat Dream 84-64

— Natisha Hiedeman scored 16 points off the bench, Brionna Jones had a double-double and the Connecticut Sun closed out the WNBA regular season with a 14-game winning streak, topping the Atlanta Dream 84-64 on Sunday.

Team Stats

Points Per Game78.7
Rebounds Per Game34.2
Assists Per Game17.4

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2020715.318
2019826.235
20182311.676