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  1. The Mystics visit SherandoRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 14 | Northern Virginia Daily

    yelled Ivory Lotta, a guard for the Washington Mystics WNBA team, to several aspiring ballers while they scurried through an agility drill at Sherando High School on Saturday. The drill was a part of the clinic the Mystics held after completing a ...

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  2. helena_andrews_dyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | The Washington Post

    ... call the Verizon Center home - the NBA's Washington Wizards, NHL's Washington Capitals and the WNBA's Washington Mystics). Leonsis proposed July 4 at Grand Wailea resort in Maui. Despite the sentimental location (Cook and her family visited annually ...

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  3. Check out Katie Ledecky and Michael Jordan hanging out in a luxury box in 2000Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 8 | Mustang News

    How many Olympic gold-medal winners do you see in this picture from a Washington Wizards game from the 1999-2000 season? Well, there's obviously Michael Jordan, who won gold with the U.S. men's basketball team in 1984 and 1992. But Ted Leonsis -- the owner of the Wizards, Washington Capitals and Washington Mystics -- never stood atop a medal stand, nor did attorney George Stamos , nor did the man next to Jordan in the back row.

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  4. Diana Taurasi officially begins quest for fourth gold medalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 7 | The Washington Post

    ... the gym," Taurasi said last month during the Mercury's only trip to the District this season to face the Washington Mystics. "It's a mind-set. You take it with you when you go home, when you sleep. It's something that infects you. "That's really one ...

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  5. Wizards practice facility cost escalates by $10MRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 29 | Curbed

    ... Wizards owner Ted Leonsis will move the team's practices there along with the home games for the Washington Mystics. There will be a minimum of 4,200 seats in the 118,000-square-foot venue along with two practice courts, swimming pools, training ...

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  6. The sports that shaped the lives of 3 Newark athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 29 | NJ.com

    Rick Cerone, a former Major League Baseball catcher; Li'za Donnell Woodard, a former WNBA player for the Washington Mystics; and Larry Hazzard who is the commissioner for the New Jersey State Athletic Control Board. They participated in a forum at the Newark Public Library titled "Newark Lifetimes: Recollections and Reflections."

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  7. D.C. on hook for additional $10 million for Wizards practice facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 28 | MSNBC

    ... 11. Wizards owner Ted Leonsis pledged to move the team's practices there as well as home games for the Washington Mystics and a future Wizards' NBA D-League affiliate team. His company, Monumental Sports & Entertainment, agreed to pay $4.46 million ...

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  8. Cost of Wizards practice facility rises $10 million before construction can even beginRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 28 | The Washington Post

    ... city. Wizards owner Ted Leonsis pledged to move the team's practices there as well as home games for the Washington Mystics and a future Wizards' NBA D-League affiliate team. His company, Monumental Sports & Entertainment, agreed to pay $4.46 ...

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  9. WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | Northern Michigan News

    ... society are better because of our players' willingness to enter the political and social activism arena." Washington Mystics players had shirts saying "Black Lives Matters" in the locker room after their game Friday night. Seattle Storm and ...

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  10. WNBA president lauds activism, wishes it was kept off courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | Northern Michigan News

    ... organization, the National Action Network, will pay the $500 fines. He called the penalty unacceptable." Washington Mystics players had shirts saying "Black Lives Matters" in the locker room after their game Friday night. Seattle Storm and Minnesota ...

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  11. Women taking activism lead heading to OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Yahoo Sports

    ... although players stressed the feeling was not anti-police. The New York Liberty, Indiana Fever and Washington Mystics staged media blackouts after their games, taking questions not about basketball, but about Black Lives Matter. "It's an important ...

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  12. How The 'Black Lives Matter' Movement Swept Through The WNBARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | ThinkProgress

    It wasn't a surprise that the Washington Mystics didn't want to talk about basketball after falling 95-75 to the Los Angeles Sparks on Friday night. After all, it was their seventh loss in a row.

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  13. WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirtsRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2016 | Marshall Independent

    ... society are better because of our players' willingness to enter the political and social activism arena." Washington Mystics players had shirts saying "Black Lives Matters" in the locker room after their game Friday night. Seattle Storm and ...

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  14. WNBA withdraws penalties for playersa a Black Lives Mattera protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... Outraged players immediately hopped on Twitter to declare they would not be silent on the matter. Washington Mystics players wore shirts saying "Black Lives Matter" as they entered the arena and in the locker room after their game Friday night. ...

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  15. WNBA president lauds activism, wishes it was kept off courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... organization, the National Action Network, will pay the $500 fines. He called the penalty "unacceptable." Washington Mystics players had shirts saying "Black Lives Matters" in the locker room after their game Friday night. Seattle Storm and ...

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  16. WNBA president rescinds T-shirt finesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | USA Today

    ... were meant to show support for Black Lives Matter and honor the slain police officers. A day after the Washington Mystics staged a media protest against the fines after their game, the league president, Lisa Borders, tweeted and released a statement ...

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  17. WNBA president talks about fining players over warm-up shirtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | ABC News

    ... organization, the National Action Network, will pay the $500 fines. He called the penalty "unacceptable." Washington Mystics players had shirts saying "Black Lives Matters" in the locker room after their game Friday night. Seattle Storm and ...

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  18. LA Sparks snap two-game slide with victory over Washington MysticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | LA Daily News

    WASHINGTON >> Nneka Ogwumike had 24 points and 14 rebounds, Candace Parker added 18 points and six assists and the Sparks beat the Washington Mystics 95-75 on Friday night to end a two-game skid. Ogwumike was 6 of 7 from the field and 11 of 12 from the free-throw line.

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  19. Mystics limp into month-long break with seventh straight lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | The Washington Post

    For the Washington Mystics , a season that less than a month ago appeared to have great promise continued to unravel Friday night following a 95-75 loss to the Los Angeles Sparks at Verizon Center in the final game before the Olympic break. The Mystics head into the one-month layoff having lost seven in a row and out of position for the eight-team playoffs.

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  20. Friday's WNBA Capsules commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | News Tribune

    Nneka Ogwumike had 24 points and 14 rebounds, Candace Parker added 18 points and six assists and the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Washington Mystics 95-75 on Friday night to end a two-game skid. Ogwumike was 6 of 7 from the field and 11 of 12 from the free-throw line.

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