Dream to accumulate Allisha Gray in commerce with Wings

The Atlanta Dream have an settlement in place to acquire guard Allisha Gray, the 2017 WNBA rookie of the 12 months and a Tokyo Olympics 3×3 gold medalist, in a commerce with the Dallas Wings, sources informed ESPN on Wednesday.

Particulars have been nonetheless being finalized, however the deal additionally entails draft picks. Atlanta has the No. 3 and No. 8 total alternatives in April’s WNBA draft.

Gray, who turned 28 on Jan. 12, was the No. 4 total choose in 2017 by Dallas after profitable the NCAA title with South Carolina. She attended Washington County Excessive Faculty in Sandersville, Georgia — a couple of two-hour drive from Atlanta.

She has averaged 11.7 factors, 4.2 rebounds and a couple of.0 assists in her six WNBA seasons, together with 13.3 factors, 4.8 rebounds and a couple of.5 assists final season because the Wings went 18-18 and superior to the primary spherical of the playoffs.

Within the first Olympics 3×3 competitors in 2021, Gray gained gold alongside fellow WNBA gamers Kelsey Plum, Stefanie Dolson and Jackie Younger.

Dallas was additionally concerned in a three-way commerce this week that introduced ahead Natasha Howard and guard Crystal Dangerfield from New York. It had lengthy been rumored that Gray was looking for a commerce from the Wings.

Atlanta went 14-22 final season beneath first-year coach Tanisha Wright. The Dream are looking for their first playoff berth since 2018.