Arlington, Texas (May 7, 2022) – The Dallas Wings (0-1) fell to the Atlanta Dream (1-0), 66 – 59, at College Park Center Saturday night.
The Wings’ scoring effort was led by guard Marina Mabrey, who poured in 20 points in the season opener for Dallas. She was joined in double-figures by Wings veteran Allisha Gray, who netted 12 of her own to go along with a career-high tying three blocks. As a team, Dallas rejected seven shots, one short of the team’s 2021 season high. Rookie guard Veronica Burton made her WNBA debut and played over 21 minutes and recorded six rebounds, three steals and finished +13 on the night.
Dallas has the longest break of the season following tonight’s game and next heads to the Washington Mystics (1 – 0) on Friday, May 13. Tipoff is set for 6 p.m. CT.