Damiris Dantas Has Season-Ending Surgery

Dantas will miss the remainder of the 2018 season

ATLANTA – Atlanta Dream forward Damiris Dantas has undergone successful surgery on her right ankle, the team announced Thursday.

Dantas, a third-year player from Brazil, will miss the remainder of the regular season and the entire postseason. She played in 19 games this season and averaged 5.4 points and 2.4 rebounds in 13.4 minutes but has sat the last 10 games due to her injury.

The Dream return to action Friday night at the Phoenix Mercury beginning at 10 p.m. ET. Fans can stream the game on WNBA League Pass.

Atlanta Dream 2019 season tickets are available now. For more information, visit atlantadream.net or call 877.977.7729. 2018 Playoff tickets will be announced in the coming days.

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.