2021 Season

2021 Schedule
1-0, 1st in Eastern Conference
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Not a Dream: Surprised Petersen ready to lead

Mike Petersen was surprised to find himself interim head coach of the WNBA's Atlanta Dream on Monday, but says he's ready to do whatever the organization needs.

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Dream coach Collen to replace Mulkey at Baylor

Atlanta Dream coach Nicki Collen is leaving the WNBA to take over as coach of the Baylor women's basketball team, the school announced Monday.

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Struggling Dream fire president/GM Sienko

The Atlanta Dream, who have gone 15-41 over the past two seasons after winning a franchise record 23 games during the 2018-19 season, have fired president and GM Chris Sienko.

Dancing grandma highlights fun night at WNBA draft (2:43)

2021 WNBA draft board

Dallas drafted Charli Collier with the No. 1 overall pick, then added Finnish star Awak Kuier at No. 2 and Arkansas' Chelsea Dungee at No. 5.

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McDonald continues incredible 2021, drafted No. 3 by Atlanta Dream (3:10)
What does the Dream's new ownership group mean for women's sports? (1:53)
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Dream sold to group after pressure on Loeffler

Real estate investor Larry Gottesdiener has been approved as the head of a new three-member ownership group of the WNBA's Atlanta Dream that also includes former player Renee Montgomery.

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Dream's Montgomery retires after 11 seasons

Atlanta Dream guard Renee Montgomery, 34, is retiring following an 11-year career with four teams that included two WNBA championships with the Minnesota Lynx and the league's Sixth Woman of the Year award.

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Loeffler's Dream close to being sold, WNBA says

The Atlanta Dream are on the verge of being sold, and sources told ESPN that co-owner Kelly Loeffler is expected to retain no association with the franchise after the sale.


Around the Rim returns for a new season!

LaChina Robinson and producer Terrika Foster-Brasby restart the new season of Around the Rim with espnW writer Mechelle Voepel, who discusses the implications COVID-19 has had on the season, preview the upcoming top 25 matchups and surprise teams and players so far this season. Plus, Atlanta Dream F Elizabeth Williams joins the show to shed light on the WNBA's impact on social justice and the recent Georgia senate race.

2021 Team Leaders

  • Offense
  • Defense
  • Points Per Game

  • Assists Per Game

  • Field Goal Percentage

  • Rebounds Per Game

  • Steals Per Game

  • Blocks Per Game

Team Stats

Points Per Game87.0
Rebounds Per Game43.0
Assists Per Game13.0

Team History