Storm get past Mystics

Storm get past Mystics

Sue Bird posted 16 points and seven assists, as the Seattle Storm toppled the Washington Mystics 82-76 on Tuesday night.

Seattle couldn't cover as 8-point home favorites, while the teams played OVER the 143-point total set by sportsbooks.

Tanisha Wright added 16 points and six rebounds for the Storm, who got 14 points and seven boards from Lauren Jackson in the win.

Monique Currie dropped 24 points to lead Washington, while Lindsey Harding scored 15 points for the Mystics.