Mystics WNBA 

Defense, three point shooting leads to rout of Sky

The Washington Mystics took everything they worked on in practice and executed it on the defensive end. Outside of an early slip off a pick-and-roll that led to an easy bucket for Imani Boyette, the Mystics really shored up their defense in those situations. Dolson got things going early, scoring 7 of the team’s first 9 points before leaving due… Read More

Washington’s rally fall short in the desert

The Washington Mystics ¬†fell to the Phoenix Mercury yesterday afternoon 78-74. It would be the Mystics fourth consecutive loss, putting them at 0-4 on this road trip. They have one more game out West before returning home, Friday against Seattle. There were a few similarities in this contest and the one that took place in June at the Verizon Center… Read More
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Parker’s near triple-double leads Sparks past Mystics

After a good homestand in which Washington went 4-1, they’ve had trouble on their road trip this month. Falling to the best team in the league last night on the road, the Los Angeles Sparks won their 18th game of the season 93-82. Candace Parker was magnificent, nearly missing a triple-double with a line of 26 points, 11 rebounds, and… Read More
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Taurasi reaches milestone as Mercury end Mystics win streak

The Phoenix Mercury had lost their identity, coming into this game at 4-9. Unfortunately for the streaking Mystics, Phoenix found it early in this one. The young Washington team would fight back, cutting a 17 point deficit to as low as five, only to have the Mercury’s Diana Taurasi put them away. It was a historic night for the former… Read More