The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of the Atlanta Dream following the team’s 75-70 home win over the Connecticut Sun on June 22 featuring players Angel McCoughtry and Brittney Sykes and head coach Nicki Collen. McCoughtry scored a game-high 25 points while Sykes posted 13 points off the bench. Topics included thoughts on the win, coming back from an eight-point deficit to start the second half and overcoming adversity.
The Sports Inquirer spoke with Atlanta Dream player Angel McCoughtry following her team’s practice on May 18 for an exclusive interview. Topics included returning to the WNBA after a year-long sabbatical, working with the new coaching staff led by head coach Nicki Collen, playing with new teammates and preparing for the season opener at Dallas on May 20.
The Sports Inquirer attended the post-game presser of Atlanta Dream players Bria Holmes (left), Angel McCoughtry (center) and Elizabeth Williams (right) following their team’s 94-85 home win over the Seattle Storm in the first round of the WNBA playoffs on Sept. 22.
McCoughtry scored a game-high 37 points with seven assists while Holmes had 21 points and seven rebounds and Williams grabbed a game-high 16 rebounds with nine points.
Topics included thoughts on the win, earning a victory for suspended teammate Tiffany Hayes, having playoff experience, overcoming sluggish second quarter and preparing for the next round.