Recap - Mystics Defeat Los Angeles 79-75

Recap - Mystics Defeat Los Angeles 79-75

The Mystics got 18 points from Tierra Ruffin-Pratt as Washington ran past Los Angeles 79-75 on Thursday at STAPLES Center.

The Mystics were a +7-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 155.

Monique Currie had 16 points for Washington and Ivory Latta chipped in with 15 points. Ivory Latta had 5 assists for the Mystics, while Kia Vaughn was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.

Los Angeles got 23 points from Jantel Lavender in a losing cause and another 13 points from Candace Parker. Candace Parker contributed 6 assists for the Sparks, while Candace Parker had 7 rebounds.

Washington won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-23.

Next game, Washington takes its act home to face Connecticut looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head home to face New York.