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Defense, Rebounding and Physicality propel Washington to Game 3 Win

Roughly 30-35 minutes before the game, the Washington Mystics shared that both Elena Delle Donne and Ariel Atkins were available to play in Game three after being ruled questionable with back injuries. They both started in Washington’s 94-81 win over the Connecticut Sun. Each gave what they could and it was appreciated by their teammates who planned to play this… Read More
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Mystics cap historic regular season with a win

Having locked up the number one overall seed prior to the regular season finale, the Washington Mystics decided to close things out with a win. Extending a new franchise record for wins with 26. They beat the Chicago Sky Sunday 100-86 by relying on what’s gotten them to this point, suffocating defense and outstanding  ball movement on the offensive end.… Read More
Mystics WNBA 

Delle Donne leads balanced effort as Mystics rout Liberty

Washington’s Most Valuable Player candidate had one of those moments that MVPs have. Her team was growing stagnant offensively as the Liberty started the third quarter playing very good defense. Forcing a couple of shot clock violations and getting on the score board. They cut the deficit to 14, but it felt different as the building grew a bit restless.… Read More
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Defense fuels 29-8 run as Washington beats Seattle

Defense and Depth. They’re the two things that make this iteration of the Mystics dangerous. It’s nearly public knowledge at this point that the Washington Mystics seldom have issues putting the ball in the basket, but they become something else entirely when they’re locked in on the defensive end. The job they did defensively, primarily in the second half is… Read More