Mystics top Dream in OT

3:01 AM, Aug 29, 2013   |    comments
  • Share
  • Print
  • - A A A +
  • FILED UNDER

Atlanta, GA (Sports Network) - The trio of Monique Currie, Ivory Latta and Tayler Hill each scored 15 points as the Washington Mystics edged the Atlanta Dream in overtime, 85-80.

Currie drained a game-tying 3-pointer with 6.4 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter for Washington. Atlanta's Jasmine Thomas missed a running 3-pointer to send the game to overtime, where the Mystics owned a 9-4 scoring advantage.

Latta dished out 10 assists, and Crystal Langhorne compiled 10 points and 10 rebounds for the Mystics, who pulled to within 1 1/2 games of the second-place Dream in the Eastern Conference standings.

Angel McCoughtry finished with a game-high 23 points for Atlanta, which got 15 points and 14 boards from Erika de Souza. Thomas had 18 points in just the Dream's third home loss this season.

The Sports Network

Most Watched Videos