Atlanta Dream head coach Nicki Collen
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Atlanta Dream head coach Nicki Collen

Atlanta’s professional womens basketball team, the Atlanta Dream, is competing to return to the WNBA Playoffs after missing the postseason last year.

 

 GPB's Leah Fleming interview Nick Collen, head coach of the Atlanta Dream

The team is currently 7-6 to start the season, sitting third in the Eastern Conference standings.

The Dream are being led by new head coach Nicki Collen, who replaced Michael Cooper for the 2018 season.

 

She’s played professionally in Greece and served as an assistant coach for the Connecticut Sun.

 

GPB's Leah Fleming sat down with Collen to talk about her journey to Atlanta and the myths surrounding the WNBA.

 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GWziNm2bF68&ab_channel=SportHighlights