Mystics WNBA 

In physical game with New York, Washington’s depth the difference

The Washington Mystics showed that this is a different year and a different team. They not only survived a flat out war with the New York Liberty, but were the aggressors for stretches in their 67-54 win last night in the Verizon Center. In past years, teams like the Liberty and Indiana Fever would get Washington off their game by... Read More
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Vaughn, Hartley headed to New York in three-team trade

The Washington Mystics were part of a three-team deal today involving the Seattle Storm and New York Liberty. New York will be getting Kia Vaughn and Bria Hartley, Seattle gets Carolyn Swords from the Liberty, and the Mystics get the sixth overall pick in this year’s draft from the Storm. In addition to landing Seattle’s first round pick, the Mystics... 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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Defense shows it’s teeth in rout of Canada

It was in Uconn Country, maybe not the heart of it, but Bridgeport is still in Connecticut. The home of Husky faithful and a place that truly loves Women’s basketball, the crowd enjoyed a dominant showing from the US National Team. They jumped on Canada early and never looked back, winning in blowout fashion 83-43. It was more of what... Read More
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US women use big third quarter to run past France

The Americans used a big third quarter to create some separation from France. After a disappointing first half, full of sloppy play on both ends of the floor, the defensive intensity ratcheted up a few notches. They pushed a one point lead to 17 in the period, starting on the defensive end. Hitting a few of those shots that were... Read More
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The WNBA deserves no credit for rescinding team fines

Sometimes in our great nation, silence is a huge problem. We have glaring issues that need to be dealt with and communication barriers continue to block our pathways to solutions. Things like racism, domestic violence, classism and education discrepancy are all on the list. So when WNBA players around the league take a stand and address a social issue, it... Read More
Mystics 

Washington’s slide continue as they fall to the Liberty at home

The Washington Mystics came home after a horrific Western Conference road trip. In five games on the road, Washington failed to win a single one. The home team also came into this game with a few injuries as a trio of guards got hurt during their blowout loss to the  Seattle Storm. Needing a win badly, they fell to the... Read More
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Charles, Liberty execute late to ruin Washington’s opener

The Washington Mystics started their three-game home stand to open the 2016 season with a loss to the New York Liberty. Despite missing several players and their All-Star front court struggling, the Mystics put up one heck of a fight before falling 87-76 last night. Washington was powered by their guards, led by Tayler Hill with 20 points and 8... Read More
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Mystics start the season against the team that ended it last year

The Washington Mystics start their 2016 campaign with a three-game home stand, starting tomorrow night. They’ll be hosting the team that knocked them out of the postseason last year, the New York Liberty. After making the playoffs for the last three seasons, it’s about taking the next step in Washington. Advancing. The Mystics have a very young roster, save for... Read More
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