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  • Get to know Mystics owner Sheila Johnson

    Get to know Washington Mystics owner Sheila Johnson.

  • With new coach Mike Thibault, Mystics eyeing turnaround

    "I really think I can say it can't get any worse than it did last year," forward Monique Currie said, reflecting on the Mystics' 5-29 record. Of course, a year ago, similar rock-bottom statements were made following a six-win season — then things got worse.

  • Washington Mystics head coach Trudi Lacey, right, talks with her team during a timeout against the Minnesota Lynx in the first half of a WNBA basketball game, Friday, Aug. 17, 2012, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Stacy Bengs)

    Mystics owner Sheila Johnson seeks to put team on new course after dismissing Trudi Lacey

    Albert Lee, a five-year Washington Mystics season ticket holder, was on the fence about renewing his seats. Once he heard the team had fired coach and general manager Trudi Lacey on Monday, he made his decision.

  • Washington Mystics forward Monique Curry (Mystics photo)

    Chicago Sky close season with 77-58 win over Washington Mystics

    Courtney Vandersloot scored 20 points to help the Chicago Sky beat the Washington Mystics 77-58 on Saturday night, handing the last-place Mystics their 13th straight loss.

  • Pondexter lifts Liberty past last-place Mystics

    Cappie Pondexter scored 22 points to lead the New York Liberty to a 75-62 victory over the last-place Washington Mystics on Wednesday night.

  • Mystics' first home victory comes in a blowout

    With just more than two minutes left to play, during the game's final timeout, Washington Mystics coach Trudi Lacey glanced down at the Tulsa bench. For a brief moment, Lacey smiled. Then just as quickly, her expression became serious again as she knelt down and began to address her team.

  • Mystics' Beard has spring in her step

    Her hair is a little longer, her smile is a little broader and her competitive spirit is stronger than ever. For Washington Mystics All-Star Alana Beard, missing all of last season could have left her feeling discouraged. Instead, she said it changed her for the better.

  • ASSOCIATED PRESS Washington Mystics' Marissa Coleman (4) fights for the ball against Atlanta Dream's Angel McCoughtry, right, during the first half of an WNBA playoff basketball game, Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2010, in Washington.

    Mystics upset by Atlanta in Game 1

    Angel McCoughtry scored 28 points and Coco Miller scored 21 in her first start of the season to help the Atlanta Dream upset the top-seeded Washington Mystics 95-90 in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference semifinal Wednesday night.

  • Politics Scene

    Former Vice President Dick Cheney is out of intensive care but still in the hospital more than five weeks after being admitted for his latest heart problems, his daughter said Sunday.

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