Mystics WNBA 

Mystics can’t overcome poor shooting, lose tiebreaker to Mercury

The WNBA playoffs are just around the corner and the energy inside Capital One Arena on Friday night proved as much. The Washington Mystics (16-12) couldn’t overcome a horrible shooting performance, however, losing at home 89-79 to the Phoenix Mercury (15-13) in the rubber match of their season series. Coming into the game, Mystics head coach Mike Thibault blatantly voiced... Read More
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Toliver hits a big shot late to push Mystics past Mercury

The Mystics entered yesterday’s game with a one game lead over Phoenix for the fourth spot in the WNBA standings. The fourth spot guarantees a postseason bye so both teams were highly motivated coming into this game. Washington received consistent play from Kristi Toliver (20 points), Krystal Thomas (16 rebounds), Tierra Ruffin-Pratt (17 points) and Emma Meesseman (15 points). In addition... Read More
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Meeseeman returns, Mystics start slow on road trip

Going into this  WNBA season, the Mystics made a big splash in the offseason by acquiring a top five WNBA player in Elena Delle Donne. Imagine Delle Donne pairing with Emma Meesseman in the front court. The matchup problems that could create were having opposing coaches shook. There was only one problem. Emma would leave the team three games into... 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

Galleries: Tarausi reaches 7k in win over Mystics

Here’s our gallery from Washington’s game against the Mercury last month. Diana Taurasi made history by becoming the 3rd player in league history to hit the 7,000 point mark. She did so the fastest, beating the next closest person by 60 games after sitting out last season. The Mystics rallied back from a 17 point deficit, but the living legend... Read More
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Taurasi praises young Mystics team, dishes on post game chat with Hill

Friday night was tough for the Washington Mystics, they got off to one of their worst starts this season and it cost them. The Phoenix Mercury would get their fifth win of the season, as they were trying to figure out why their very talented team was struggling. Diana Taurasi is who stood in the way from the young Mystics... 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
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Washington’s road trip continues, next stop in Phoenix

The Washington Mystics are still out on the road, after suffering a tough loss to the Seattle Storm on Sunday they are in Phoenix to take on the Mercury later this afternoon. The loss in Seattle put them 4.5 games back of the East leading New York Liberty. As of now, Washington is the only team that hasn’t clinched a... Read More

Mystics get a signature victory over the reigning champs

The defending champion Phoenix Mercury came into town after winning an exciting game in Connecticut the night before and left empty handed as the Mystics held on to win 71-63. The Mystics played a great game on both ends of the floor and Ivory Latta came off the bench with a season high 24 points. The game started off physical... Read More
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Mystics look to get off the snide as reigning champs come to town

As the regular season winds down, the Washington Mystics schedule refuses to get any easier. After losing a two game mini series last weekend to the Chicago Sky, Washington will host the reigning champion Phoenix Mercury tonight. The Mercury just clinched a playoff spot in the Western Conference after beating the Connecticut Sun last night on the road. Leilani Mitchell... Read More
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