The Atlanta Dream might be with out their prime scorer for a minimum of a month. Guard Tiffany Hayes has been recognized with a Grade 2 MCL tear in her proper knee, the staff introduced Monday.
An MRI taken over the weekend confirmed the prognosis of the harm, which occurred within the third quarter of the Dream’s sport at Washington on Thursday.
The anticipated restoration time is roughly 4 to 6 weeks.
Hayes has performed in 11 video games and is averaging a career-high 17.6 factors, 3.3 assists and 1.6 steals. As of Monday, she is the Twelfth-ranked scorer within the league.
Atlanta is 5-7 and ranked tenth within the league, proper outdoors the playoffs. The staff is struggling to have any consistency, and it will likely be even tougher for the Dream with out Hayes. Courtney Williams will now carry a lot of the load for the subsequent few weeks — she is averaging 16.9 PPG (a career-high) and seven.1 RPG.