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Mystics vs. Dream preview: Washington goes for season sweep over Atlanta

The Mystics look to get another big W on the board later this afternoon.

WNBA: JUN 23 Washington Mystics at Atlanta Dream
Like the rest of us, Elena Delle Donne misses talking to Kara Lawson.
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The Mystics play the Dream on Sunday afternoon. It is their last game at home before the WNBA All-Star Game which will be this Saturday.

Game Information

When: Sunday, July 21 at 3 p.m. ET

Where: Entertainment and Sports Arena, Washington, DC

TV: NBC Sports Washington, NBA TV (nationally)

What to watch for

The Mystics will go for a season sweep over the Dream. Atlanta has languished in the WNBA this season after a 2018 campaign where they made the semifinals. Washington should be favored to win this one. but it’s important to see how the Elena Delle Donne/Emma Meesseman front court duo shapes out.

The Mystics are playing against teams that don’t figure to make much of a playoff impact. So far, both of their star power forwards play well when they are featured players, But they haven’t spent much time together.