Atlanta Hosts Chicago on Women of Inspiration Night

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ATLANTA – The Atlanta Dream (5-21) are set to host the Chicago Sky (15-11) Tuesday, August 20 at 7:00 p.m. Fans can stream the game live on Twitter.

The Dream will host their inaugural Women of Inspiration night, honoring WNBA Commissioner Cathy Engelbert, Metro Atlanta Chamber CEO Hala Moddelmog and WSB-TV anchor Jovita Moore. The team will recognize all three women at halftime.

Atlanta returns home for a single home game on Tuesday before heading out to New York and Dallas this weekend. Chicago comes to Atlanta after suffering a 100-85 loss to Las Vegas at home that clinched a playoff berth for the Aces.

Last Time Out: Dream vs. Sky

When the Sky traveled to Atlanta earlier in August, the Dream led for most of the first half, but the Sky took the lead for good late in the second quarter and came away with the win, 87-75. Alex Bentley led the Dream with a season-high 21 points off the bench, and Jessica Breland added a season-high 18 points of her own. Breland also led the team with seven total rebounds.

Women of Inspiration Night

The Atlanta Dream will host its inaugural Women of Inspiration Night presented by Georgia’s Own Credit Union on Tuesday night. Honorees include newly appointed WNBA Commissioner Cathy Engelbert, Metro Atlanta Chamber CEO Hala Moddelmog and WSB-TV anchor Jovita Moore.

Atlanta will recognize the honorees with a pregame event inside State Farm Arena and an on-court ceremony during halftime of the game. The Dream will also donate money to the charity of their choice.

For more information on the event and the honorees, see the original release here.

Upcoming

The Dream head out on a two-game road trip before returning home to host the Phoenix Mercury August 29 at 7:00 p.m. Group and single game tickets are available now. For more information, visit atlantadream.net or call 877.977.7729.

The Atlanta Dream, who are celebrating their 12th season in the WNBA in 2019, will play their home games in State Farm Arena in downtown Atlanta. The Dream have qualified for the playoffs nine times, winning conference titles in 2013, 2011 and 2010.