Los Angeles Defeats Washington 79-69 - Recap
|Los Angeles Defeats Washington 79-69 - Recap|
Los Angeles got 22 points from Lindsey Harding en route to a 79-69 victory over Washington on Sunday at STAPLES Center.
Los Angeles won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 13-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 160.5.
Candace Parker had 20 points for Los Angeles and Nneka Ogwumike chipped in with 15 points. Lindsey Harding had 7 assists for the Sparks, while Nneka Ogwumike was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
The Mystics got a 16-point performance from Crystal Langhorne, who was supported by 16 points from Tayler Hill. Ivory Latta had 4 assists in a losing cause for Washington, while Crystal Langhorne grabbed 13 rebounds.
Los Angeles led at halftime, 47-37.
Washington had a 35-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lynx. The Mystics will aim to get back on the winning track vs Phoenix.