ATLANTA (AP) – Renee Montgomery was 6 of seven from 3-point vary and scored 24 factors to assist the Atlanta Dream beat the Dallas Wings 92-82 on Saturday.
Elizabeth Williams had 18 factors, 9 rebounds and 5 blocks, Tiffany Hayes added 15 factors, seven boards and 5 assists and Jessica Breland scored 13 factors for Atlanta. The Dream (21-10), who discovered Thursday that all-star ahead Angel McCoughtry will miss the remainder of the season on account of a knee harm, have received 5 video games in a row and 13 of their final 14.
Montgomery’s first 3-pointer capped a 14-2 spurt that made it 16-6 halfway via the primary quarter and Atlanta led the remainder of the way in which. The Wings scored the primary 10 factors of the fourth quarter, trimming their deficit to 70-67 with seven minutes left after Tayler Hill hit a 3. Williams scored six factors and Montgomery hit two 3-pointers because the Dream scored 12 of the following 14 factors to push their result in 13 with three minutes to go.
Skylar Diggins-Smith led Dallas (14-16) with 26 factors and 10 assists. The Wings have misplaced seven in a row and have a two-game lead over the Las Vegas Aces – which performs last-place Indiana later Saturday – for the eighth and closing playoff spot. Dallas and Aces play in Las Vegas on Friday earlier than wrapping up the common season on Aug. 19.