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Mystics open their new home with a win over the Dream

The Washington Mystics opened their new arena with a renewed commitment to the defensive end, they used that edge to protect their new home. Washington  beat Atlanta 96-75 in the Entertainment and Sports Arena last night. Ariel Atkins led all the way with 21 points, Elena Delle Donne had 18 points, including the very first basket scored in the new… Read More
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Defense the difference in the second half, Mystics top Sun to take lead in East

It was a big night, the top of the Eastern Conference was up for grabs as both the Washington Mystics and Connecticut Sun came into last night’s game with 8-5 records. Washington would take advantage of the opportunity, starting this week’s three game homestand with a 92-80 win. After a slow start, the Mystics used their defense to fuel a… Read More
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Defense carries Washington past Connecticut

Washington learned something about themselves yesterday in a game in which their offense struggled to get going. That defense can take them a very long way, regardless of what kind of night they have offensively. They were exceptional defensively for the final 8 minutes of the game, forcing Connecticut into bad shots and possessions down the stretch. Tayler Hill came… Read More

Mystics run past the Sun behind Hill’s career night

The Washington Mystics mad sure that there wouldn’t be an encore performance for Alex Bentley or the Connecticut Sun. The Sun won on Friday night at their house, but the home team returned the favor in this one. It was Washington’s eighth home win of the season and their 13th overall, putting them just one and a half games behind… Read More