Kara Lawson hit a 14-foot jumper with 42 seconds left to give Washington the lead and added two free throws in the Mystics' 67-62 victory over the New York Liberty in their home opener Saturday ni
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Washington Mystics avenged a disappointing loss and improved their position in the Eastern Conference on the same night.
By DOUG FEINBERG,
AP Basketball Writer
NEW YORK (AP) -- Bill Laimbeer and his New York Liberty are in the thick of the Eastern Conference playoff chase.
The matchup: The matchup: In their final game before the month-long Olympic break, the Mystics rocked The New York Liberty on their home court.
NEWARK,N.J. (AP) -- Essence Carson scored 20 points and Cappie Pondexter added 14 tolead the New York Liberty past the last-place Washington Mystics 79-73 onSaturday.