Atlanta vs Washington Wrap - Washington Wins 77-67

Atlanta vs Washington Wrap - Washington Wins 77-67

Washington earned a 77-67 victory over Atlanta on Sunday, getting 21 points from Ivory Latta at Verizon Center.

The Mystics were a 3-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 157.5.

Washington got 14 points from Kara Lawson and another 13 points from Tierra Ruffin-Pratt. Ivory Latta contributed 6 assists, while Emma Meesseman cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Atlanta got 19 points from Sancho Lyttle in a losing cause and another 12 points from Tiffany Hayes. Angel McCoughtry contributed 6 assists for the Dream, while Sancho Lyttle had 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Washington were victorious, as the score was 39-38 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Washington as they grabbed 34 boards, while Atlanta only had 33.

Next game, Washington takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For Atlanta, they head home to face Connecticut.