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Mystics Insider: May 25, 2008 - May 31, 2008

Gameday: Mystics-Sparks, Olympic Team News

Mystics Chief Operating Officer Greg Bibb told me yesterday they were expecting at least 10,000 people for this afternoon's game against the Sparks, but sitting in Verizon now it's a far cry from that. The Mystics have historically done well...

By Katie Carrera  |  May 31, 2008; 3:29 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (8)
 
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Sparks Bringing 'Showtime' to Washington

Coming off a double overtime loss to the Indiana Fever, the L.A. Sparks come to the Verizon Center Saturday in a key test for the Mystics. Sparks Head Coach Michael Cooper told the Mystics Insider that Sparks opponents have been...

By Margaret McElligott  |  May 31, 2008; 12:51 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
 
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Around the WNBA

MVP front-runner Katie Douglas is having quite the week. She's already making a run at some Indiana Fever scoring records. Tuesday, she led the Fever over her former team, the Connecticut Sun, in a close game in which she was...

By Margaret McElligott  |  May 30, 2008; 12:25 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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Inside the Mystics Locker Room

Better late than never: Alana Beard, Monique Currie and Taj McWilliams-Franklin reflect on Tuesday night's win over the Dream. Note: Please upgrade your Flash plug-in to view our enhanced content. var thisObj = "flashobj052908X9v"; var so = new SWFObject("http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/mmedia/player/wpniplayer_blog.swf", thisObj,...

By Margaret McElligott  |  May 29, 2008; 12:38 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
 
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Leftovers, Mystics-Dream

There's no practice today but there are plenty of things to mull over before the Mystics' season debut on national television this Saturday when the Sparks visit. A few things on my mind: --Monique Currie was more aggressive against Atlanta...

By Katie Carrera  |  May 28, 2008; 3:04 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
 
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Mystics Beat Dream, 80-74

Strong fourth-quarter rebounding and a balanced scoring attack gave Washington an edge in their first meeting with the expansion Atlanta Dream. Alana Beard led the team with 25 points, while Taj McWilliams-Franklin chipped in 19 and Monique Currie and Nakia...

By Margaret McElligott  |  May 28, 2008; 8:28 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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Gameday: Mystics-Dream

Love her or hate her, tonight we'll get our first look at what effect Nikki Blue's absence has on the team. And I'm not talking just about Amber Jacobs as the starter, but rather the player juggling that will have...

By Katie Carrera  |  May 27, 2008; 6:44 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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Mystics-Dream Preview: Q&A With Coach Meadors

Mystics Insider talked to Atlanta Dream Head Coach Marynell Meadors about tonight's match-up. After serving as an assistant coach under Richie Adubato and Tree Rollins, Meadors took on the head job at the expansion Atlanta Dream. She returns to the...

By Margaret McElligott  |  May 27, 2008; 4:45 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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Around the WNBA

Hope everyone had a great holiday. Here's a quick look at what happened around the league while everyone was BBQing the weekend away: Despite having an eight-day layoff after their impressive season-opening victory over Phoenix, the Los Angeles Sparks used...

By Melissa Rosenberg  |  May 26, 2008; 10:05 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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Blue Out 2-6 Weeks (Update)

Here's the latest from Verizon Center. Nikki Blue has a high ankle sprain, arguably one of the worst injuries in sports because of how long and unpredictable the recovery can be. Tree Rollins said she'll likely be out four weeks...

By Katie Carrera  |  May 26, 2008; 2:31 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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