Atlanta Dream vs Washington Mystics Wrap - Atlanta Wins 83-73
Angel McCoughtry scored 27 points for Atlanta on Wednesday, leading the Dream to a 83-73 victory over Washington at Philips Arena.
Bettors who backed the Dream were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -7.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 154.
Atlanta got 11 points from Tiffany Hayes and another 10 points from Erika de Souza. Angel McCoughtry contributed 4 assists, while Sancho Lyttle cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Mystics got a 16-point performance from Bria Hartley, who was supported by 9 points from Emma Meesseman. Stefanie Dolson had 6 assists in a losing cause for Washington, while Stefanie Dolson grabbed 8 rebounds.
The Dream hit the break losing 39-34 before taking care of business in the second half.
Atlanta won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-29.
Next game, Atlanta takes its act home to face New York looking for another win. For Washington, they head on the road to face Minnesota.