The Washington Mystics opened the WNBA season with an 89-73 loss to the Connecticut Sun. The Sun out rebounded the Mystics 31-23 and were in control from start to finish. Tina Charles scored a game high 18 points in leading the Suns to the win. Crystal Langhorne and Nicky Anosike each scored 16 points for the Mystics.
The Mystics are off until Thursday when they will travel to play at the Atlanta Dream. The game will be televised on ESPN2.