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Asjha Jones had 22 points and nine rebounds to help the Connecticut Sun beat the Washington Mystics 85-73 on Wednesday night for their fourth straight win.
Kara Lawson added 19 points and Tina Charles had 17 for the conference-leading Sun (14-4).
Crystal Langhorne had 19 points and six rebounds for Washington (3-14) and Michelle Snow added 12 points and seven rebounds.
Washington trailed by 14 points early in the second half when Monique Currie got her team going. She scored five straight points to start a run, and Natalie Novosel ended it with a 3-pointer to cut the Mystics deficit to 53-49 with less than four minutes remaining in the third quarter.
Tan White came off the bench and instantly gave the Sun a spark with a 3-pointer. She added a layup to push Connecticut ahead, 62-49, with less than a minute left in the quarter.
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After struggling on the road last season, the Connecticut Sun are thriving away from home this year.
Kara Lawson scored 17 points and Tina Charles had 16 as Eastern Conference-leading Connecticut beat the last-place Washington Mystics 77-70 on Tuesday for their third straight win.
Tan White added 11 points to help the Sun (13-4) improved to a league-best 7-1 on the road after going...
Kara Lawson scored 17 points and Tina Charles had 16 as the Eastern Conference-leading Connecticut Sun beat the last-place Washington Mystics 77-70 on Tuesday for their third straight win.
Tan White added 11 points for the Sun (13-4), which has won all three meetings with the Mystics this season and the last seven overall.
Crystal Langhorne scored 15 points and Michelle Snow had...
The WNBA's month-long hiatus appears to be coming at an inopportune time for the surging Connecticut Sun.
In contrast, the Olympic break surely can't come soon enough for the scuffling Chicago Sky.
The visiting Sun look to extend their longest winning streak of the season to five while the Sky try to avoid an eighth loss in nine games Friday night as both teams conclude...
The Connecticut Sun do not have to wait long for a chance to continue their recent success against the Washington Mystics.
Looking for a season-high fourth straight victory, the Eastern Conference-leading Sun try to extend the Mystics' road losing streak to 16 games Wednesday night when the teams conclude their home-and-home set.
Kara Lawson scored 17 points and Tina Charles...