McCoughtry leads Dream to 70-53 win over Storm
Sunday, August 7, 2011
ATLANTA (AP) -- Angel McCoughtry scored 17 points, Erika de Souza added 13 and the Atlanta Dream snapped a two-game losing streak with a 70-53 victory over the Seattle Storm on Sunday.
In a rematch of last year's WNBA finals, the defending champion Storm committed 29 turnovers, tying the league's single-game high this season. Swin Cash scored 16 points and reserve guard Katie Smith had 11 for Seattle, which ended a three-game winning streak.
Dream starting guard Armintie Price was carried off the court after twisting her left ankle late in the second quarter. She finished with eight points, four assists and three steals in 16 minutes.
Seattle was outscored 20-2 in second-chance points.
Cash and Sue Bird combined for 12 turnovers and five assists.