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Washington Mystics Injuries

Injuries involving the Washington Mystics.

Toliver out for season following ACL tear

The Mystics guard played sparingly in the 2023 season.

Ariel Atkins to miss at least two weeks due to ankle sprain

The Washington Mystics’ post All-Star Break schedule will be difficult.

EDD out at least 2 weeks due to ankle sprain

She will not play in the All-Star Game as a result.

Austin out 3 weeks due to hip injury

The Washington Mystics center hurt her left hip last Sunday in their game against the New York Liberty

Toliver to miss two weeks due to injury

The veteran guard will miss time due to plantar fasciitis.

How would knee surgery rehab be like for Christyn Williams?

We asked Dr. Matthew Harb from The Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics to learn more about what happens with an ACL tear, the timetable for recovery and who pays for the care when a player is cut after injury.

Breaking down what Lisfranc injuries, like Clark’s are

We spoke to Dr. Damian Roussel, a foot and ankle surgeon at The Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics to find out more.

Why do back injuries like EDD’s happen?

We asked Dr. Lucas Wymore, an orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine expert to answer questions on injuries that basketball players often get. First, we focused on back injuries, like what Elena Delle Donne experienced.

Charles will miss the next 3-5 games

The Mystics center suffered the injury on Aug. 22.

Clark has successful surgery

The defensive specialist will not suit up this WNBA season due to a Lisfranc injury.

Clark out for 2021 WNBA season

We are wishing the Mystics star a full and speedy recovery from a foot injury.

Powers might be out for the 2020 WNBA season

Looks like it’s time for the Washington Mystics to focus on the 2021 season...

EDD had back surgery to address herniated discs

The 2019 WNBA Most Valuable Player is expected to be ready by the regular season.

Atkins off to inconsistent start in Australia’s WNBL

The Washington Mystics guard is off to a rough start in Australia’s WNBL.

Is EDD’s absence from Team USA’s winter games a concern?

The Washington Mystics forward will not play for the USA Basketball women’s national team for their winter friendlies and Olympic qualifying tournament due to her back injury.

EDD has THREE herniated discs in her back

Natasha Cloud revealed that the Washington Mystics’ franchise player had a more significant injury than initially reported.

EDD injured in Game 2 of WNBA Finals

The Washington Wizards forward was injured early in the first quarter with back spasms.

Mystics still in tight WNBA Playoff race for top overall seed

Kristi Toliver and Aerial Powers are out due to lower body injuries before the Washington Mystics play the Dallas Wings later tonight. But it’s also concerning given the tight race for a top playoff seed.

EDD suffers nasal fracture; listed day-to-day

Hoping to see her soon...

Toliver suffered a right quad contusion in the Mystics’ season opener

The Mystics guard suffered the injury on May 25 against the Connecticut Sun.

EDD has jammed left knee, may not play in Mystics’ opener

The Mystics’ franchise player has not practiced since last week due to it.

Mystics forward Aerial Powers out 2-4 weeks, Fuehring waived

Powers joins rookie Kiara Leslie on the injured list. Meanwhile, Fuehring was Washington’s 2019 third-round draft pick.

Report: Mystics’ Kiara Leslie out 3-4 months due to right knee injury

The rookie wing could miss the entire 2019 season.

Elena Delle Donne suffers left knee bone bruise, questionable for Game 3


Natasha Cloud injured during Mystics vs. Mercury game

She suffered a lower body injury in the third quarter.

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EDD to miss 2-3 weeks due to thumb injury

According to a tweet from the official Mystics Twitter (@WashMystics) star forward Elena Delle Donne will miss 2-3 weeks with a UCL in her left thumb. This is a big blow to the Mystics, but here's hoping that Emma Meesseman and Kristi Toliver can step up!

Elena Delle Donne will miss the 2017 WNBA All-Star Game due to ankle sprain

Delle Donne’s ankle injury means that she won’t be able to play this Saturday in Seattle.

Report: EDD to miss Sunday’s game due to ankle injury

She will be evaluated on Monday when we’ll know more.

Hill to miss rest of WNBA season due to torn ACL

Hill averaged 13.3 points and 2.6 assists per game in the 2017 season.

Tayler Hill injures right knee in Mystics vs. Fever game

She scored five points in the game before leaving in the third quarter.

EDD sprains right ankle in Mystics vs. Fever game

She went to the locker room in the middle of the first quarter and will not return.

Three Mystics to miss start of 2017 training camp

Sanders is out for the season, while Toliver & Meesseman are still with UMMC.