Washington Mystics in the Atlanta Dream (13-10) (10-11)
College Park, Georgia; Wednesday, 8 p.m. EDT
Bottom line: Atlanta face the Washington Mystics after Cheyenne Parker scored 21 points in the Atlanta Dream’s 90-76 win against the Seattle Storm.
The dream is gone – against Eastern Conference opponents. Atlanta is fifth in the WNBA, with 8.4 offensive rebounds per game, led by Monique Billings’ average of 1.9 offensive boards.
The Mystics Are – In Eastern Conference Play. Washington is sixth in the WNBA, led by Shakira Austin with 8.3 offensive rebounds per game at an average of 1.7.
The teams are playing for the fourth time this season. The Mystics won the last meeting on June 28, 92–74, with Natasha Claude scoring 18 points in the win.
Top Performer: Erica Wheeler averages 8.9 points and makes four assists for Dream. Tiffany Hayes averages 15.5 points in the last 10 games for Atlanta.
Ariel Atkins averages 15.2 points and 1.5 steals for the Mystics. Alyssa Clarke averages 1.8 made 3-pointers in her last 10 matches for Washington.
Last 10 games: Sapna: 3-7, averaging 81.4 points, 35.5 rebounds, 18.4 assists, 8.3 steals and 3.7 blocks per game while shooting 41.6% from the field. Their opponents average 85.8 points per game.
Mystic: 5-5, averaging 78.9 points, 36.8 rebounds, 20.5 assists, 7.6 steals and 3.6 blocks per game while shooting 42.2% from the field. His opponents average 76.6 points.
Injuries: Dream: None listed.
Mystic: None listed.