Washington Defeats New York 70-53 - Recap
|Washington Defeats New York 70-53 - Recap|
Washington got 24 points from Crystal Langhorne en route to a 70-53 victory over New York on Friday at Prudential Center.
Washington won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 145.5.
Monique Currie had 16 points for Washington and Jasmine Thomas chipped in with 7 points. Matee Ajavon had 4 assists for the Mystics, while Crystal Langhorne was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
New York got 22 points from Cappie Pondexter in a losing cause and another 8 points from Essence Carson. Cappie Pondexter contributed 3 assists for the Liberty, while Essence Carson had 8 rebounds.
The Mystics hit the break leading 36-27 before taking care of business in the second half.
New York won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-28.
Next game, Washington takes its act on the road to face Indiana looking for another win. For New York, they head home to face Connecticut.