Washington Mystics Injuries
Injuries involving the Washington Mystics.
The Washington Mystics’ post All-Star Break schedule will be difficult.
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.
We spoke to Dr. Damian Roussel, a foot and ankle surgeon at The Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics to find out more.
The Washington Mystics guard is off to a rough start in Australia’s WNBL.
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.
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.
The Mystics guard suffered the injury on May 25 against the Connecticut Sun.
The Mystics’ franchise player has not practiced since last week due to it.
Powers joins rookie Kiara Leslie on the injured list. Meanwhile, Fuehring was Washington’s 2019 third-round draft pick.
The rookie wing could miss the entire 2019 season.
She suffered a lower body injury in the third quarter.
Delle Donne’s ankle injury means that she won’t be able to play this Saturday in Seattle.
She will be evaluated on Monday when we’ll know more.
She scored five points in the game before leaving in the third quarter.