Mystics dominate 4th quarter, snap 8-game series skid with 74-64 win over Dream
WASHINGTON – Monique Currie scored 15 points and Kia Vaughn had 12 points and 10 rebounds and the Washington Mystics snapped an eight-game losing streak against the Dream with a 74-64 win over Atlanta on Friday night.
Ivory Latta had 14 points for the Mystics (13-15), who opened the fourth quarter with a 14-1 run.
Washington had lost two consecutive games overall and dropped its previous three games to the Dream (14-10) this season by an average of 13 points.
The Dream lost their eighth straight road game despite Angel McCoughtry's 17 points. Erika DeSouza had 14 points and 12 rebounds, but Atlanta was outscored 24-13 in the fourth quarter and went 1 for 18 on 3-point attempts.
The Dream are three games behind Eastern Conference leader Chicago.