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After a historic season, the Washington Mystics ended their season with a loss but there’s a bright side and a new venue for the team. On My Take, Clinton Yates explains.
The Washington Mystics may have arrived a year early for both their head coach and their new arena. But a trip to the WNBA Finals provided a preview of how great both might be next year.
Breanna Stewart led the Seattle Storm to their WNBA title Wednesday night, scoring 30 points in a 98-82 victory over the Washington Mystics in Game 3 of the best-of-five series.
Breanna Stewart scored nine of her 25 points in the fourth quarter, and the Seattle Storm held off the Washington Mystics 75-73 on Sunday to take a 2-0 lead in the WNBA Finals.
Jewell Loyd made 9 of 12 shots and scored 23 points, league MVP Breanna Stewart added 20 points, and the Seattle Storm beat the Washington Mystics 89-76 in Game 1 of the WNBA Finals on Friday night.
A D.C. sports franchise is once again on the cusp of glory. For the first time in its 20 years of existence, the Washington Mystics have advanced to the WNBA Finals and have a chance…
The Washington Mystics overcame a quiet night from Elena Delle Donne to earn a trip to the WNBA Finals for the first time in franchise history, holding off the Atlanta Dream 86-81 in the decisive fifth game of their semifinal series Tuesday night.
Elena Delle Donne had 15 points and 10 rebounds in her return from a bone bruise in her left knee and the Washington Mystics forced a decisive Game 5 with a 97-76 win over the Atlanta Dream in the WNBA semifinal series.
While the Washington Mystics tried adjusting without injured All-Star Elena Delle Donne, the Atlanta Dream benefitted from lessons learned after losing their best player weeks ago.
Washington Mystics star Elena Delle Donne has a bone bruise in her left knee and will be listed as questionable for Game 3 of the WNBA semifinal series against the Atlanta Dream.
Washington Mystics star Elena Delle Donne went down with what looked to be a serious knee injury Tuesday night.
“My teammates have trust in me in those situations to attack and try to make the right read,” Elena Delle Donne said. “I was flowing today, so they kind of just ran the offense through me. I just had to make reads or attack.”
Washington (23-12) will open a best-of-five series against Atlanta on Sunday, aiming for its first WNBA Finals appearance. Los Angeles and Minnesota — the past three WNBA champions — have both been eliminated from the postseason.
Lindsay Whalen scored 10 points in the final regular-season home game of her career, Sylvia Fowles set the WNBA season record for rebounds and the Minnesota Lynx closed the season with a 88-83 victory over the Washington Mystics on Sunday night.