2016 Player Review: Angel McCoughtry

Height: 6-1
Position: Guard/Forward
Age: 30
Years Pro: 8
College: Louisville
Acquired: Selected by the Atlanta Dream with the No. 1 overall pick in the 2009 WNBA Draft.

Stats: Angel McCoughtry earned All-WNBA Second Team honors along with WNBA All-Defensive First Team recognition in 2016. The standout, who also took home her second career Gold Medal at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, finished the season averaging 19.5 points, 5.7 rebounds, 2.8 assists and 1.5 steals. She sits at 4,990 career points, 18th on the all-time WNBA list. She finished 2016 with 29 double-digit scoring efforts during the regular season.

Notable Performances:
September 21 vs. Seattle: Put her team on her back to lead the Atlanta Dream over the Storm in the first round of the WNBA Playoffs with 37 points and 7 assists. She owns four of the top seven scoring performances in WNBA Playoff history.

September 8 at Los Angeles: Led the Dream a road win over the eventual WNBA Champion Sparks with a 32-point and 11-rebound effort.

July 8 vs Dallas: Posted a double-double with 27 points and 10 rebounds. The guard/forward combo also registered eight assists in the win.

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