New York Defeats Washington 93-88 - Recap
New York earned a 93-88 victory over Washington on Tuesday, getting 21 points from Cappie Pondexter at Prudential Center.
The Liberty were a 3-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 148.5.
New York got 21 points from Alex Montgomery and another 16 points from Kara Braxton. Plenette Pierson contributed 10 assists, while Plenette Pierson cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Washington got 24 points from Crystal Langhorne in a losing cause and another 13 points from Matee Ajavon. Ivory Latta contributed 4 assists for the Mystics, while Crystal Langhorne had 11 rebounds.
The Liberty hit the break trailing 46-45 before taking care of business in the second half.
Washington won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 33-30.
New York heads into a battle against the Sparks. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.