LOS ANGELES – After winning back-to-back road games, the Atlanta Dream will next travel to Los Angeles to face the Sparks Tuesday at 10:30 p.m. ET at the Staples Center. The game will be televised on NBATV and can be streamed live on WNBA League Pass.
Atlanta (5-3) is coming off a 67-64 win at Seattle Sunday evening. Tiffany Hayes led all scorers with 23 points, while Angel McCoughtry recorded her second double-double of the season with 15 points and 10 rebounds improving the Dream’s road record to 3-1.
Earlier in the day, Hayes was named the Eastern Conference Player of the Week for her impressive performance over the last week.
The Sparks (5-2) and the Dream went head-to-head three times last year resulting in a 1-2 record for the Dream. Los Angeles is led by Nneka Ogwumike, who is averaging 18.3 points and shooting 60.2 percent from the field, ranked second in the league. Guard Chelsea Gray leads the league in steals with two per game and ranks third in assists per game with 5.7.
Defensively, the two teams match-up nicely. The Dream lead the league in steals with 8.6 per game and the Sparks rank second with 8.4.
The Dream will return to Atlanta for its “Superhero Kids Day” game presented by Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Thursday against the Indiana Fever beginning at 11:30 a.m. ET.
Atlanta Dream season, group tickets and single game tickets are available now. For more information, visit atlantadream.net or call 877.977.7729.
The Atlanta Dream will play its home games in McCamish Pavilion on the Georgia Tech campus. Atlanta has qualified for the playoffs seven times, winning conference titles in 2013, 2011 and 2010.