Wings Purchase Katie Lou Samuelson
The Dallas Wings have introduced the acquisition of Katie Lou Samuelson in a commerce with the Chicago Sky. Samuelson, the No. Four decide within the 2019 WNBA Draft, will head to Dallas alongside a 2021 first-round decide.
Chicago-bound within the swap is low publish menace Azura Stevens who noticed restricted motion on account of a foot harm in 2019 however confirmed flashes of potential as a rookie in 2018.
Stevens averaged 8.9 factors and 4.6 boards per contest in her first WNBA marketing campaign whereas Samuelson noticed restricted motion in her personal first skilled season after a standout profession at UConn.
Samuelson averaged 16.Eight factors per sport over 4 years with the Huskies however noticed simply 7.7 minutes per evening in Chicago. How the Sky dealt with their lottery decide in 2019 turned some extent of rivalry for the franchise towards the tip of the season.
Samuelson will be a part of a rebuilding Wings staff that has traded each Liz Cambage and Skylar Diggins-Smith over the course of the previous 12 months.