Washington Mystics

Washington Mystics Announce 2023 Schedule

The Women’s National Basketball Association announced the 2023 regular season schedule recently. The Washington Mystics will tip off the season at home on May 19 versus the New York Liberty at 7:00 p.m. During the 2023 season, WNBA teams will play an all-time high 40 games, an increase from the 36-game schedule.  The 2023 Mystics […]

Washington Mystics Mike Thibault to Retire from Coaching

Mike Thibault in action with the Washington Mystics. Photo by: Stacy Podelski/1495Sports Mike Thibault has announced that he will retire from coaching the Washington Mystics. Thibault will continue as general manager and lead decision-maker pertaining to the team’s basketball operations. Eric Thibault has been named Washington’s head coach while Maria Giovannetti has been elevated to assistant general manager/senior vice president […]

Washington Mystics to Pick Fourth in the 2023 WNBA Draft

 It was announced recently that the Washington Mystics received the fourth overall pick in the 2023 WNBA Draft. Washington acquired the Los Angeles Sparks’ 2023 draft pick from the Atlanta Dream in an April 2022 trade, after obtaining the right to swap its own 2023 first-round pick with Atlanta for Los Angeles’ first-round pick.  “Last […]

Washington Wizards, Mystics and Stackwell Announce Partnership to Promote Financial Empowerment, Investment Education and Market Participation for the Black Community Across D.C., Maryland and Virginia

The Washington Wizards and Washington Mystics, with their ownership group Monumental Sports & Entertainment, are partnering with Stackwell, the digital investment platform created to eliminate the racial wealth gap, to bring financial wellness and investment education programming and other economic support to the Black community throughout the D.C., Maryland and Virginia (DMV) area. Stackwell, the Wizards […]

1495 Sports TV: Washington Mystics Head Coach Mike Thibault Press Conference ~9/7

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following video featuring Washington Mystics General Manager and Head Coach Mike Thibault from 9/7. In the video Coach Thibault shares his thoughts about the teams season, what he is hoping to accomplish with the upcoming season and more. For more information on the Washington Mystics fans are encouraged […]

Ariel Atkins and Natasha Cloud Named to WNBA All-Defensive First Team

Ariel Atkins and Natasha Cloud in action for the Washington Mystics. Photo by: Stacy Podelski/1495Sports The Women’s National Basketball Association announced recently that Washington Mystics guards Ariel Atkins and Natasha Cloud have been named to the WNBA All-Defensive First Team. This is Atkins’ fifth consecutive All-Defensive honor (2018-2022), and it marks her first All-Defensive First Team honor. This season’s […]

Washington Mystics Center Shakira Austin Named to WNBA All-Rookie Team

Shakira Austin during one of the Washington Mystics practice session. Photo by: Stacy Podelski/1495Sports The Women’s National Basketball Association announced recently that Washington Mystics center Shakira Austin has been named to the 2022 WNBA All-Rookie Team. She is the 6th Mystics player to be named to the WNBA All-Rookie Team and the first since Ariel Atkins (2018). The […]