Indiana Fever’s newest All-Star

Indiana Fever’s newest All-Star

The Indiana Fever have acquired five-time WNBA All-Star Candice Dupree in a three-team trade involving the Phoenix Mercury and Connecticut Sun. The deal was announced by Fever President and General Manager Kelly Krauskopf on Twitter.

Indiana receives Dupree and a second-round draft pick (No. 17 overall) in the 2017 WNBA Draft from the Mercury. Indiana will send Lynetta Kizer and the Fever’s first-round draft pick (No. 8 overall) to Connecticut.  Connecticut trades Camille Little and Jillian Aleyne to Phoenix to finalize the trade.

Indiana is coming off 17-17 season and the retirement of Fever great, Tamika Catchings. The Fever lost to the Mercury in the one-game first round of the WNBA Playoffs under the new format where the conference doesn’t matter.

Be sure to follow the Indiana Fever on Twitter @IndianaFever for up-to-date information.

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