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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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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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Dolson’s career night keep postseason hopes alive

So you’re saying there’s a chance. The Washington Mystics have staved off being eliminated from the 2016 postseason with a big win over the New York Liberty last night. Typically a team that starts slow, the visiting Mystics packed their defense and got off to a quick start. There was a rough period as New York fought back, but Washington... Read More
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Mystics lose a nail biter to the Storm 81-76

Playoff implications  were on the line for the 8th seed along with a two game winning streak, the Mystics came into the game confident to win the series against the Seattle Storm and control their playoff destiny. As the game started, both teams had early chances at momentum. At 7:43 in the first period, the Storm jumped to an early... Read More
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In a must win situation, Mystics top Wings

The Washington Mystics found themselves trailing heading into the fourth quarter in Dallas. Just a game prior, they were in a similar situation where the next 10 minutes would dictate whether they’d win or lose. This time, the Mystics completed the rally and held on for a hard earned win over the Dallas Wings, 88-83. As expected, Washington had trouble... Read More
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Mystics start fast, end home stand with win over Stars

For the second consecutive game, the Washington Mystics used a strong first quarter to set the tone and run away from their opponent. The Washington Mystics ended their five-game home stand with a 84-67 win over the San Antonio Stars. Their defense fueled their offense in this one and “making the extra pass” was a way of life for the... Read More
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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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