The Sports Inquirer attended the postgame presser of the Atlanta Dream featuring head coach Nicki Collen along with players Tiffany Hayes (15) and Alex Bentley (20) following the team’s 87-84 home loss to the Washington Mystics in game one of the WNBA Semifinals on Aug. 26. Bentley scored a team-high 19 points off the bench while Hayes scored 17 points. Topics included thoughts on the loss, struggling to defend Washington’s three-pointers and Elena Delle Donne, allowing 26 first-quarter points and making adjustments before the next contest.
In this edition of The Sports Inquirer Show, we discuss:
-Major League Baseball’s place within the current sports lexicon of 2018 (0:00-29:00)
-Atlanta United’s home win over DC United, emergence of Andrew Carleton, suspension of Ezequiel Barco and news from around Major League Soccer (29:00-44:00)
-The Miscellaneous Department featuring the Atlanta Dream, the contract situations of NFL players Le’Veon Bell, Julio Jones and Odell Beckham, Jr., the NBA offseason and why incompetent journalism at the SEC Media Days frustrates (44:00-75:00)