The Mystics beat the Dream 71-56 in their playoff series opener, a win that snapped a postseason losing streak that lasted eight years.
The Mystics enter the WNBA playoffs on a 3-game winning streak -- and for the first time since 2010. Washington enters the series with Atlanta having taken the last two from the Dream.
The Washington Mystics, led by Tayler Hill, secured the third seed in the upcoming WNBA playoffs with a win today over the New York Liberty.
In the regular season's penultimate game, the Washington Mystics defeated the Connecticut Suns 82-56.