Young, Boyette to Atlanta Dream in Trade


Two people familiar with the deal say the Chicago Sky have traded Imani Boyette and Tamera Young to Atlanta for Jordan Hooper and the Dream's first-round pick in next year's draft.

The people spoke on condition of anonymity to The Associated Press on Monday because the deal hadn't been officially announced yet.

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Young is averaging 10.8 points for the Sky, who are in 10th place in the WNBA playoff race. Boyette is averaging 4.6 points and 4.4 rebounds. She was the 10th pick by the Sky in the 2016 draft.

Hooper is averaging 2.6 points for the Dream, who are in eighth place in the postseason chase.

Reported By The Associated Press

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Chicago trades Elena Delle Donne for No. 2 overall pick, 2 players


The Washington Mystics have acquired Elena Delle Donne from the Chicago Sky for Stefanie Dolson, Kahleah Copper and the No. 2 pick in this year’s draft.

Chicago Sky Forward Elena Delle Donne (11) attempts to pass the ball as Washington Mystics Forward Monique Currie (25) defends in the first half of a WNBA preseason season game between The Chicago Sky and The Washington Mystics Tuesday, May. 13, 2014 at The Bob Carpenter Sports Convocation Center in Newark, DEL.

The 2015 WNBA MVP is arguably the biggest name ever to be traded in the 21-year history of the WNBA. Thursday’s move gets Delle Donne closer to her Delaware home.

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