Recap - Mystics Defeat Los Angeles 89-85
|Recap - Mystics Defeat Los Angeles 89-85|
Matee Ajavon scored 29 points for Washington on Sunday, leading the Mystics to an 89-85 victory over Los Angeles at STAPLES Center.
The Mystics were a 9-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 151.5.
Washington got 24 points from Crystal Langhorne and another 10 points from Marissa Coleman. Crystal Langhorne contributed 5 assists, while Crystal Langhorne cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 21 points from Kristi Toliver in a losing cause and another 13 points from Jantel Lavender. Kristi Toliver contributed 7 assists for the Sparks, while Ebony Hoffman had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Los Angeles were victorious, as the score was 47-25 at the break.
Washington won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 39-28.
Next game, Washington takes its act home to face Atlanta looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head home to face San Antonio.