Mystics WNBA 

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
Mystics WNBA 

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
Mystics WNBA 

Preseason finished, Mystics set roster

The Washington Mystics wrapped up their preseason schedule on Monday night. They recently waived Ally Malott, Ashley Morrissette, Mehryn Kraker and Caira Washington. They are at 12 players exactly, the amount that WNBA teams are come regular season. Below is the list of players that are on the regular season roster:   That being said, let’s break down the roster and... Read More
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Mystics wrap up preseason with loss to the Lynx

Preseason. That’s the best way to sum this one up, neither team looked particularly sharp from the opening whistle. That was to be expected coming in, each team’s biggest star sat this one out as well. There was no Elena Delle Donne or Maya Moore on the floor for their respective teams. While the preseason may not have been shorter... Read More
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Training Camp Update with the Washington Mystics

The Washington Mystics start to the 2017 season started this past Sunday with the opening of Training camp. We got a chance to talk with Ivory Latta, Tierra Ruffin-Pratt, and Head Coach Mike Thibault after practice yesterday.  From those conversations, several things were quite clear, this is one of if not the deepest team in Thibault’s tenure in Washington. Ruffin-Pratt... Read More
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Walker-Kimbrough headlines Washington’s draft class

The Washington Mystics had a very eventful offseason as they landed the league’s 2015 Most Valuable Player, Elena Delle Donne. While that trade brought someone in, it meant several players were leaving. Two left in the trade for EDD, Stefanie Dolson and Kahleah Copper. In a second trade to create both cap space and roster space, the Mystics sent Kia... Read More
NCAAB Terps 

Walker-Kimbrough gets hot from deep in win over Illinois

  Slow Starts. Yet again, the second ranked Maryland Terrapins fell victim to one of their biggest issues. The Fighting Illini of Illinois did a great job of muddying the game up early as both teams were shooting 30’s percentage wise midway through the first quarter. For a team like Maryland, playing slow is out of character for them and... Read More
Mystics 

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
Mystics WNBA 

Strong first quarter propels Mystics to rout of Lynx

Diana Taurasi’s words about the Mystics rang true just 48 hours later, the young team was able to bounce back from a tough loss the Phoenix by taking down the reigning champs. Washington learned their lesson, they did not get off to a slow start, nor was it just a good start. The Mystics jumped on the visiting Minnesota Lynx... Read More
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