Team effort lifts Dream past Sun

With star Angel McCoughtry on the bench in foul trouble, Atlanta rallies to steal Game 1

Originally Published: September 16, 2011
By Graham Hays | ESPN.com

UNCASVILLE, Conn. -- Sometimes the Angel you know is better than the devil you don't.

The Connecticut Sun took Angel McCoughtry out of Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals, holding the Atlanta Dream star to fewer than 20 points for the first time in the past nine meetings. They took McCoughtry out of the mix figuratively, Sun defensive stopper Kalana Greene hounding McCoughtry into 1-of-7 shooting in the first half. Then they took her out in a more literal manner, tempting ...

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