Mystics snuff Sparks

Mystics snuff Sparks

Alana Beard dropped a game-high 26 points to lead the Washington Mystics past the Los Angeles Sparks 75-63 Saturday night at the Verizon Center.

Washington covered the 4-point spread, but the combined score went UNDER the posted total of 146.

Chasity Melvin chipped in with 14 points, and Nakia Sanford grabbed eight rebounds in the win.

Shannon Bobbitt and Betty Lennox each had 10 points in a losing effort.