Sparks clip Mystics

Sparks clip Mystics

The Los Angeles Sparks dominated the first half and went on to defeat the Washington Mystics 70-59 Saturday at the Verizon Center.

Los Angeles managed to cover the 7-point spread, while the combined score fell UNDER the posted total of 148.

Lisa Leslie tossed in 17 points to lead the way and Candace Parker added 15 for the Sparks.

Monique Currie scored 15 points in a losing effort for the Mystics.