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The Atlanta Dream celebrate their third Eastern Conference Championship title in four years. (Photo courtesy of the Atlanta Dream)
The Atlanta Dream celebrate their third Eastern Conference Championship title in four years. (Photo courtesy of the Atlanta Dream)

McCoughtry, Dream reach WNBA Finals

By The Sports Network
September 29, 2013 - 7:03pm

Indianapolis, IN (Sports Network) - Angel McCoughtry scored 27 points and the Atlanta Dream advanced to the WNBA Finals with a 67-53 victory over the Indiana Fever on Sunday.

Erika de Souza added 12 points and eight rebounds for the Dream, who swept the best-of-three Eastern Conference finals. They will play in the WNBA Finals for the third time in the last four years.

Atlanta will be on the road for Game 1 of the WNBA Finals against Minnesota next Sunday night. The Lynx wrapped up the Western Conference finals in a sweep of the Phoenix Mercury.

Tamika Catchings had 24 points and six rebounds for the Fever, who beat Minnesota to capture the title last year.

Atlanta, which led 34-33 at the break, outscored Indiana by a 16-9 margin in the third quarter. The Dream took a 50-42 lead into the fourth.

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