Mystics Fall 101-70 Against Los Angeles - Game Recap
The battle between the Sparks and Mystics didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Washington was handed a 101-70 defeat on Monday at STAPLES Center.
The Sparks were a 9.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 148.5.
Los Angeles got 24 points from Nneka Ogwumike and another 16 points from Jantel Lavender. Kristi Toliver contributed 6 assists, while Candace Parker cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
The Mystics got a 15-point performance from Michelle Snow, who was supported by 12 points from Natasha Lacy. Jasmine Thomas had 5 assists in a losing cause for Washington, while Michelle Snow grabbed 7 rebounds.
Los Angeles led at halftime, 44-36.
Los Angeles won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-28.
Los Angeles heads into a battle against the Shock. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Phoenix.