The Sports Inquirer spoke with Atlanta Dream guard Layshia Clarendon following her team’s practice on May 18 for an exclusive interview. Topics included Clarendon’s off-season work as a basketball commentator, working with the new coaching staff led by head coach Nicki Collen, playing with new teammate Angel McCoughtry and preparing for the season opener at Dallas on May 20.
The Sports Inquirer attended the post-game presser of Atlanta Dream guard Layshia Clarendon after the team’s 89-83 home win over the Seattle Storm on Aug. 23. She scored 17 points and had a game-high 14 assists for a double-double. The 14 assists are an Atlanta Dream franchise record for assists in a single game. now has 220 assists on the season. Clarendon needs 17 assists over the final three games of the season to break Ticha Penicheiro’s single-season WNBA record of 236 assists.
Topics included thoughts on the win, snapping the Dream’s nine-game losing streak, team defense and keeping postseason chances alive.
The Sports Inquirer attended the postgame presser of Atlanta Dream guard Layshia Clarendon following his team’s 89-68 home win over the Indiana Fever on July 7. She had a career and game-high 27 points, eight rebounds and six assists in the victory. Topics included thoughts on the win, her high-scoring effort and working with her teammates.