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In physical game with New York, Washington’s depth the difference

The Washington Mystics showed that this is a different year and a different team. They not only survived a flat out war with the New York Liberty, but were the aggressors for stretches in their 67-54 win last night in the Verizon Center. In past years, teams like the Liberty and Indiana Fever would get Washington off their game by... Read More
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Washington methodical in their blowout win over Seattle

The last three games have been very interesting for the Washington Mystics. Two games ago they suffered their second loss of the season to the Lynx on the road in  Minnesota. Instead of allowing that to spiral them into a losing streak, Washington responded with a blowout win on the road in Chicago before coming home. It could have been... Read More
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Washington rebounds with big win over Indiana

After Friday night’s debacle against the undefeated Minnesota Lynx (98-73), the Mystics came to the Verizon Center on attack mode from start to finish. Krystal Thomas scored the first basket and dominated early. Her early dominance was prophetic because she secured her first double-double of the season with 14 points and 14 rebounds. With her early start, the Mystics sprinted... Read More
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Lynx roll over Mystics, Whalen makes history

It was a matchup between the two teams atop the standings, the Washington Mystics hosted the Minnesota Lynx last night at the Verizon Center. Elena Delle Donne was ruled out before the game with a left groin injury, that left Washington with out either member of their starting frontcourt as Emma Meesseman is still overseas playing for the Belgium National... Read More
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Winning streaks on the line as Washington hosts Minnesota

The Washington Mystics host the Minnesota Lynx tonight in a battle between teams at the top of the league standings. The Lynx have started the season 7-0, winning four of those games on the road. The Mystics are coming off a road win over the Dallas Wings, they’re riding a 5-game win streak and are second in the league standings... 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
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5 Observations from Washington’s win over Chicago

The Washington Mystics moved to 3-2 after a home win over the Chicago Sky last night. That was the first part of their three game homestand, an opportunity for Washington to move up the standings after a long road trip in which they went 1-2. As for last night, their were definitely some positive steps taken by Washington. The way... Read More
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Mystics use big third quarter run to get past the Sky

The Washington Mystics came home after a grueling seven day, three-game road trip to face the Chicago Sky for the second time this week. They played Thursday afternoon in Chicago, the Mystics took that game on the road and held on to beat the Sky last night at the Verizon Center. Last night was the first game they played without... Read More
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