ATLANTA (AP) Free-agent point guard Brianna Kiesel has signed a multi-year contract with the Atlanta Dream.
The Dream also re-signed guard Meighan Simmons, who averaged 3.1 points with Atlanta last season.
The deals were announced by the team on Thursday, one day after the Dream re-signed guard Layshia Clarendon. The moves bolster the team’s backcourt for a season without star Angel McCoughtry. McCoughtry announced earlier this month she is sitting out the season to rest following a schedule of continuous play in the WNBA and Europe for eight years.
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Kiesel was waived by the Dallas Wings after starting 15 of 34 games in 2016 and averaging 5.1 points per game.