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Natalie Novosel isn't used to hearing her number called in the first quarter. But on Sunday afternoon when the Mystics hosted the New York Liberty at Verizon Center, Novosel found herself in the game early and playing a season-high 15 minutes.
The Washington Mystics extended their losing streak to 11 games on Sunday at Verizon Center with a 75-68 loss to the New York Liberty. They also lost their chance to play the role of spoiler for the Liberty, one of two teams, along with the Chicago Sky, fighting for the one remaining playoff spot.
For the first three and half quarters, it looked like the improbable just might happen. The Washington Mystics, sporting the league's worst record and mired in a nine-game losing streak, were holding their own against Angel McCoughtry and the Atlanta Dream on Friday at Verizon Center.