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Keys for Mystics heading into Game 2

Tuesday night, the Minnesota Lynx put on a shooting clinic, drowning the visiting Washington Mystics with wet jumpers en route to a convincing 101-81 victory in Game 1 of the WNBA semifinals. There wasn’t much to cheer about for Mystics fans, especially after the second quarter. An exasperated Mike Thibault evaluated his group’s performance after the game. “We got bombarded,” Thibault... Read More
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Mystics end drought, advance to second round with win over Wings

The Washington Mystics showed a lot of muscle and grit by defeating the Dallas Wings 86-76 in front of their home crowd last night at the Capitol One Arena. This win came less than two weeks after the Dallas Wings came into the Capitol One Arena and upset the Washington Mystics in a physical game. In that specific game Dallas... Read More
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Mystics snap losing streak in overtime thriller

Things haven’t gone well for the Washington Mystics since clinching a playoff spot. They snapped a three game losing streak by way of an overtime thriller last night at Capital One Arena against the Seattle Storm 110-106. It was a milestone type of night as Tierra Ruffin-Pratt was honored for scoring her one thousandth career point earlier this season, on... Read More
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Washington’s rally falls short to Diggins-Smith led Wings

It’s the fourth quarter and Skylar Diggins-Smith is at the top of the key dribbling the ball waiting for the shot clock to go down as Ivory Latta defends her. As the shot clock begins to trickle down she takes about two dribbles to the right and then splits two Mystic defenders. As she splits the two defenders with a... Read More
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With each passing day, more athletes starting to take a stand

Athletes can play a powerful role in the lives of many. Most are looked up to for what they do on a field or court. However, it’s outside those lines that athletes get criticized the most. Athletes have always taken stands and formed their own protests. The likes of Colin Kaepernick, LeBron James, the WNBA as well as many others... Read More
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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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Parker, Sparks run past Washington

Candace Parker scored 21 points as the Los Angeles Sparks eased past the Washington Mystics by a score of 95-62 on a Wednesday night game on ESPN 2. Parker had plenty of help on the night from her talented teammates as Nneka Ogwumike and Odyssey Sims scored 18 points a piece. Sims also tallied seven assists and four steals. Alana... Read More
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Galleries: Mystics “Acts of Kindness”

The Washington Mystics made their first visit to their soon to be new community, they visited the Giant Superstore on Alabama Avenue Monday afternoon. In attendance were Emma Meesseman, Elena Delle Donne, Kristi Toliver, Tianna Hawkins, and Shatori Walker-Kimbrough. Our Shaughn Cooper is responsible for the pictures below. Read More
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Thomas monster double-double powers Mystics to blowout win

By Cardell Dudley In a game that will be remembered more for a halftime dance contest due to a 48 minute delay caused by a leak in the Capital One Arena roof, Krystal Thomas dominated inside with a career high 20 points and game high 14 rebounds to lead Washington to a 100-80 win over the Indiana Fever, improving to... Read More
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