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Mystics lose their first home game of the season

The Dallas Wings got their fifth win of the season Sunday afternoon in Washington, D.C. The Mystics suffered their first loss of the season at the Verizon Center, Washington wasn’t as sharp as they needed to be and the Wings made them pay for it.  Glory Johnson had a season high 27 points against the Mystics, 16 of which came... 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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Washington ends long road trip with a win

The Washington Mystics have arrived back in Washington D.C. after a seven day, three-game road trip. Their record is now 2-2  overall after going 1-2 on the road trip. Kristi Toliver went back to LA for the first time as the Mystics took on the Sparks on their ring night, Washington would lose that game by 10, 99-89. A slow... Read More
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Mystics start the season off with a win over the Stars

The Washington Mystics started their 2017 campaign with a win over the visiting San Antonio Stars, 89-74. The crowd of 6,126 made enough noise for double that amount in the Verizon Center.  Three of Washington’s starters finished the game having scored in double figures, 10 players got in on the action. The Stars were without last year’s first round pick... Read More
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