Dream lose to Las Vegas on the road

Dream players Odyssey Sims (from left), Aari McDonald , Courtney Williams, and Monique Billings huddle up against the Chicago Sky on Wednesday, May 19, 2021, in College Park.     “Curtis Compton / Curtis.Compton@ajc.com”
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Dream players Odyssey Sims (from left), Aari McDonald , Courtney Williams, and Monique Billings huddle up against the Chicago Sky on Wednesday, May 19, 2021, in College Park. “Curtis Compton / Curtis.Compton@ajc.com”

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The Dream lost 118-95 on the road against the Las Vegas Aces on Sunday.

WNBA All-Star Courtney Williams scored 19 points, and Cheyenne Parker added 18 for the Dream, who led by two points after the first quarter, but the Aces took control in the second quarter and dominated the rest of the way. The Aces outscored the Dream 67-47 in the second half.

Monique Billings scored 12 points, and Elizabeth Williams and Odyssey Sims each added 10 for the Dream. Guard Kelsey Plum led the Aces with 23 points, one of six Las Vegas players to score in double figures.

The Aces (14-4) shot 59.7% from the field to the Dream’s 47.5% shooting. The Aces outrebounded the Dream 43-28.

The Dream (6-11) have lost nine of 11 since winning four consecutive games in a period from May 21-29. After that streak, the Dream’s record stood at 4-2.

Next up for the Dream is a game at the Connecticut Sun at 7 p.m. Friday in Uncasville, Conn.