14 Facts About Atlanta Dream


Atlanta Dream is an American professional basketball team based in Atlanta, Georgia, playing in the Eastern Conference in the Women's National Basketball Association .

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The inability of the Atlanta Dream Hawks of the NBA to draw crowds was a concern of the WNBA, and the committee kicked off an effort in February 2007 to gain volunteers and petition signatures.

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Atlanta Dream traded Roneeka Hodges and their number four pick in the 2008 WNBA Draft to the Seattle Storm for Izi Castro Marques and Seattle's eighth pick in the 2008 WNBA Draft.

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Also, the Atlanta Dream traded the 18th pick and LaToya Thomas to the Detroit Shock for Ivory Latta.

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The Atlanta Dream then made it through the first two rounds of the playoffs and secured a trip to the WNBA Finals with a win over the New York Liberty, as they swept New York in two games in the Eastern Conference Finals.

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Atlanta Dream led the team to the playoffs in 2014 and 2016, but was fired after failing to make the playoffs in 2017.

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Collen came over to Atlanta Dream after serving as an assistant coach for the Connecticut Sun.

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The Atlanta Dream selected young star guard Chennedy Carter in the 2020 WNBA Draft to start the rebuild.

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At the next game, Atlanta Dream players wore black T-shirts with the slogan "VOTE WARNOCK", endorsing her election opponent Raphael Warnock, an African-American pastor who then defeated Loeffler.

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Collen seemed excited for the upcoming 2021, but left the Atlanta Dream to go to Baylor about a week before the season began.

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Atlanta Dream announced some new partners and sponsors for the upcoming season.

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The Atlanta Dream announced Emory Healthcare as the first-ever marquee jersey partner.

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Currently, some Atlanta Dream games are broadcast on Bally Sports Southeast and Bally Sports South.

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Furthermore, some Atlanta Dream games are broadcast nationally on ESPN, ESPN2 and ABC.

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