MYSTICS TODAY 7/1/13

Posted on July 01, 2013

Today's Storylines
On Sunday, the Washington Mystics defeated the Tulsa Shock 84-61 to end a five-game losing-streak. The win was the team's largest margin of victory in nearly three years.

It was a balanced effort for the Mystics (5-6), as all five of their starters scored at least nine points. Washington outrebounded the Shock 48-29 on the night, as Monique Currie, Crystal Langhorne, and Michelle Snow each grabbed eight apiece.

The Mystics limited Tulsa's (3-10) scoring opportunities throughout the game, limiting the visitors to 24.3% shooting from the field throughout the game.

With the victory, Mike Thibault tied Van Chancellor's WNBA record for all-time coaching wins with 211. He will look to pass the former Houston Comets head coach when the Mystics host the Seattle Storm on Saturday night.

Must Read/See/Hear Material
Monumental Network
: Thibault Press Conference / Currie Postgame Interview / Latta Postgame Interview

Washington Post: Mystics blowout Shock to end losing-streak

espnW: Mystics beat Tulsa for second time this season

Sports Network: Washington ends skid with win over Shock

Swish Appeal: Thibault ties WNBA record with Washington victory over Shock

Tulsa World: Shock lose by 23 to Washington

The Day: Thibault ties all-time win mark

Around the League

San Antonio Express-News: Silver Stars fall to Atlanta

Indianapolis Star: Despite injuries, Fever defeat Seattle

Forbes: Rookies attracting viewers to WNBA

Philippine Star: Lawson open to visiting Manila to spread basketball to young girls

Important Dates

Saturday, July 6
Home vs. Seattle at 7 pm

Wednesday, July 10

Away vs. Chicago at 12:30 pm

Friday, July 12

Away vs. San Antonio at 8 pm

Mystics Schedule

The 2013 Washington Mystics game schedule can be found here.

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Monumental Network
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MYSTICS TODAY 6/28/13

June 28, 2013

The Mystics prepare to take on the Atlanta Dream on the road tonight and break their four-game losing streak. Click here for more Mystics info.

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Wizards Schedule

Friday, May. 15 

Game 6: Hawks at Wizards, 7 p.m. 

TV: ESPN
Audio: WNEW 99.1, Richmond--910 AM, Salisbury---960 AM, Hopewell, VA---1340 AM, Lynchburg, Va.---94.1 FM and 104.5 FM and 580 and 1050 AM, Martinsburg---740 AM and 106.5 FM, Greenville North Carolina  1570 AM, New Bern North Carolina  1490 AM and 103.9 FM, Wizards Radio Network, Wizards mobile apps, WashingtonWizards.com

 

 

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Saturday, May. 16 

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