Atlanta Dream

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Pondexter, Pierson Lead Liberty Past Dream 76-67

Cappie Pondexter and Plenette Pierson scored 17 points, leading the Liberty past Atlanta 76-67 for the Dream’s first loss this season.


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Atlanta Dream Hold Off Liberty 74-64

Angel McCoughtry scored 23 points and Sancho Lyttle added 19 to lead the Atlanta Dream to a 74-64 victory over the New York Liberty on Sunday.


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Liberty Beat Dream 94-88 In OT To Tip-Off WNBA Season

Plenette Pierson scored 25 points to lead the Liberty in the opener for both teams, a rematch of last year’s Eastern Conference finals won by Atlanta in a sweep.


Atlanta Dream coach Marynell Meadors is lifted by forward Erika de Souza, of Brazil, while celebrating their sweep of the New York Liberty  to win the WNBA basketball Eastern Conference finals Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2010, in Atlanta. The Dream defeated the Liberty 105-93. (AP Photo/Erik S. Lesser)

McCoughtry’s 42 Lead Dream Past Liberty, 105-93

Angel McCoughtry scored a career-high 42 points to win a high-scoring duel with Cappie Pondexter as the Atlanta Dream beat the New York Liberty 105-93 on Tuesday to complete their unlikely march to the WNBA finals.