ATLANTA — Alex Bentley scored 17 points and the Connecticut Sun spoiled the Atlanta Dream's home opener with a 75-70 victory Sunday.
The Sun (1-1) trailed at the half, 42-37, but outscored the Dream 17-11 in the third quarter to take control.
Chelsea Gray added 14 points for Connecticut. Jasmine Thomas had 13, and Kelsey Bone 11.
Atlanta committed 25 turnovers, which led to 31 points for the Sun.
The Sun also outscored the Dream 16-6 off the fast break.
The Sun shot 39.4 percent from the field (28 for 71) and were 7 of 21 from 3-point range. Atlanta shot 36.8 percent (25 of 68) and was 3 of 16 from long range.