Fire tops Mystics

...Portland Fire handed the Washington Mystics their season-high fifth straight loss, 67-65 Friday night. The Mystics fell a game behind the New York Liberty...for us." Chamique Holdsclaw led the Mystics (15-11) with 26 points and nine...

Mystics beat Sting to advance

...to the Eastern Conference finals, a few dozen Mystics fans surrounded it - cheering the team's recent...excitement of their first winning season in the Mystics' six years. The Mystics beat Charlotte 62-59 Saturday to complete a two-game...

Mystics keep home-streak alive

...broke a tie and lifted the Washington Mystics to a come-from-behind 56-55 win...league-leading scorer Chamique Holdsclaw, the Mystics rallied from a 16-point first-half...the second half for a 38-24 lead, the Mystics outscored the Sting 32-17. Ashja Jones...

Ex-Josey star helps Mystics top Dream

...and nine rebounds to help the Washington Mystics beat the Atlanta Dream 80-74 on Tuesday...seven of the final nine points for the Mystics (2-2), who outrebounded the Dream...Beard's layup and free throw gave the Mystics a four-point cushion with 52 seconds...

Sting romp over Mystics in opener

...victory over the expansion Washington Mystics on Thursday night. Reid, picked seventh...franchise was underlined by the fact that the Mystics' two best players, Nikki McCray and...least two turnovers, and McCray led the Mystics with 19 points, but missed 14 of her...

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Detroit shocks the Mystics

...Detroit beat Washington 69-63 Friday night, extending the Mystics' losing streak to four games. "We gave great effort...that slump we'd been getting into." Vicky Bullett led the Mystics (9-21) with 21 points and five rebounds. Chamique Holdsclaw...


...21 points and Kara Lawson added 14 as the surging Washington Mystics moved into second place in the Eastern Conference with a 77-67...Dream (15-9) have lost a season-high four games.The Mystics (13-13) have won four in a row and six of seven games...

Kirby: 8 ways to keep safe from insect bites during summer

...edition of Moby Dick in the Whaling Museum in New Bedford, Mass., and in Connecticut they ate pizza at the Slice of Heaven Mystic Pizza ... made famous by a young actress named Julia Roberts in her 1988 movie.TODAY'S JOKE: Here's one from Everett...

At the Movies: 'Mystic River'

...Clint Eastwood's profoundly moving "Mystic River," it's as if all the sturdy...since "Unforgiven" never happened. "Mystic River" weaves a rich study of complex...double duty as actor and director, "Mystic River" keeps Eastwood behind the camera...

Mystic Spires Blue salvia is hot perennial for garden

...got a little better thanks to the new Mystic Spires Blue. Let me explain. The salvia...the Ball FloraPlant's introduction of Mystic Spires Blue - the first dwarf or compact...Indigo Spires. Preliminary reports suggest Mystic Spires Blue will grow 12 to 14 inches...