Chicago vs Washington Recap - Mystics Win 75-71
Washington earned a 75-71 victory over Chicago on Sunday, getting 22 points from Matee Ajavon at Verizon Center.
The Mystics were a 5.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 145.5.
Washington got 18 points from Crystal Langhorne and another 10 points from Monique Currie. Jasmine Thomas contributed 8 assists, while Crystal Langhorne cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Chicago got 18 points from Epiphanny Prince in a losing cause and another 13 points from Sylvia Fowles. Courtney Vandersloot contributed 2 assists for the Sky, while Sylvia Fowles had 16 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Washington were victorious, as the score was 28-25 at the break.
Chicago won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-30.
Next game, Washington takes its act on the road to face San Antonio looking for another win. For Chicago, they head home to face New York.