Series tied 1-1 after Dream’s win Tuesday night
WASHINGTON– The Atlanta Dream will travel to Washington, D.C. for Game 3 of the 2018 WNBA Semifinals Friday to face the Mystics inside Charles E. Smith Center on George Washington’s campus beginning at 8 p.m. ET. The game will be broadcasted live on ESPNews and NBA TV with Pam Ward, Kara Lawson and LaChina Robinson on the call.
The second-seeded Dream (1-1) return to action after tying the series with a 78-75 victory over the Mystics (1-1) Tuesday evening. Alex Bentley came off the bench to lead Atlanta in scoring with 22 points. Jessica Breland recorded a franchise-best seven blocks and botched a double-double with 11 points and 14 rebounds.
Mystics Forward Elena Delle Donne finished with 27 points and 14 rebounds before leaving late in the fourth quarter due to a knee injury.
Atlanta is now 5-2 all-time against Washington and 3-2 at home in the playoffs.
The series will continue in Washington, D.C. for Game 4 Sunday (time TBD). The game will be played at the Charles Smith Center on George Washington’s campus.
2018 Atlanta Dream Playoff tickets are now on sale. For more information, visit atlantadream.net or call 877.977.7729.
The Atlanta Dream plays its home games in McCamish Pavilion on the Georgia Tech campus. Atlanta has qualified for the playoffs eight times, winning conference titles in 2013, 2011 and 2010.