Posts by Spencer Nusbaum

Atlanta Dream & Big 12 reporter, breaking news and other things.

Baylor women's basketball team ahead of the 2021-22 season. (Photo: Baylor Athletics)

2021-22 Big 12 preview

November 2, 2021

Baylor leads the pack, but intriguing teams abound

What we learned about the Atlanta Dream’s new brain trust

October 27, 2021

Wright, Padover and Taylor discuss goals for 2022 and beyond

LAS VEGAS, NV - SEPTEMBER 30: WNBA Commissioner, Cathy Engelbert awards Las Vegas Aces General Manager of Basketball Operations, Dan Padover the 2021 WNBA Basketball Executive of the Year Award before the game against the Phoenix Mercury during Game Two of the 2021 WNBA Semifinals on September 30, 2021 at Michelob ULTRA Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2021 NBAE (Photo by Jeff Bottari/NBAE via Getty Images)

Atlanta Dream hire two-time Executive of the Year Dan Padover as new general manager

October 25, 2021

Former Aces’ executive to take the helm ahead of busy offseason.

Williams and Bradford won’t return to the Dream; team takes next step in GM search

October 6, 2021

Many steps ahead for Atlanta

BYU, UCF, Cincinnati and Houston are slated to join the Big 12.

What BYU, UCF, Cincinnati and Houston change about Big 12 women’s basketball

September 14, 2021

Conference to move back to 12 teams — UCF and BYU are hungry to make a quick difference

How Aari McDonald and Monique Billings brought optimism back to Atlanta

September 8, 2021

A pair of post-break success stories

The Next presents: An Oakland WNBA expansion draft simulation (Part 1 of 2)

August 27, 2021

Our beat reporters set which players are off-limits

BROOKLYN, NY - MAY 29: Crystal Bradford #9 of the Atlanta Dream drives to the basket against the New York Liberty on May 29, 2021 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. (Photo by Steven Freeman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Crystal Bradford out with a broken foot

August 25, 2021

Injury to one of the rare bright spots of the Atlanta Dream signals again toward the lottery

Blake Dietrick

What Blake Dietrick brings back to the Atlanta Dream

August 24, 2021

Atlanta’s best shooter from the 2020 season returns to ignite an offense.

The Next writers weigh in on Seattle Storm WNBA trade deadline options, potential deals

August 20, 2021

A closer look at what the Storm could consider doing, and suggested return