Game Preview: Mystics vs. Fever

MYSTICS PROBABLE STARTERS
#4 Marissa Coleman
Forward, 6-1, 160 lbs
2011 STATS
PPG
RPG
APG
10.9
5.9
1.7
#1 Crystal Langhorne
Forward, 6-2, 190 lbs
2011 STATS
PPG
RPG
APG
18.4
8.1
1.8
#21 Nicky Anosike
Center, 6-3, 210 lbs
2011 STATS
PPG
RPG
APG
9.1
8.8
1.5
#22 Matee Ajavon
Guard, 5-8, 160 lbs
2011 STATS
PPG
RPG
APG
14.4
1.9
3.1
#2 Kelly Miller
Guard, 5-10, 140 lbs
2011 STATS
PPG
RPG
APG
9.0
2.5
3.5

GAME NOTES

  • Tonight's game is the third of five regular season meetings between the Mystics and the Fever.
  • The Mystics are 0-2 vs. the Fever this season.
  • Last time they met, the Fever defeated the Mystics 68-57 in Indiana.
  • Nicky Anosike led the Mystics with 12 points and pulled down 6 rebounds in the loss.
  • Erin Phillips led the Fever with 14 points in the win.
  • The Mystics shot 50% (8-16) from 3-pt range in that game.
  • Tonight, both teams will be playing the second game of a back-to-back.
  • The Mystics lost to the Liberty 75-71 last night in New Jersey.
  • Kelly Miller had 17 points in the loss, which was just 2 shy of her season-high.
  • Crystal Langhorne added 18 points and 9 rebounds in last night's game.
  • The Fever defeated the Sun 69-58 last night in Connecticut.
  • Tamika Catchings had 16 points and 6 rebounds in the Fever win.
  • The Mystics 9.06 steals per game leads the league in that category.
  • The Fever enter Friday's game on a two game winning streak.
  • The Mystics enter the game having dropped their previous three games by a combined 17 points.
  • The game can be seen locally on Comcast SportsNet or nationally on NBATV and Live Access at 7pm.
FEVER PROBABLE STARTERS
#24 Tamika Catchings
Forward, 6-1, 167 lbs
2011 STATS
PPG
RPG
APG
13.6
8.0
4.0
#5 Tangela Smith
Forward, 6-4, 160 lbs
2011 STATS
PPG
RPG
APG
6.4
3.6
1.5
#8 Tammy Sutton-Brown
Center, 6-4, 199 lbs
2011 STATS
PPG
RPG
APG
4.8
2.8
0.5
#32 Jeanette Pohlen
Guard, 6-0
2011 STATS
PPG
RPG
APG
5.2
1.6
1.0
#13 Erin Phillips
Guard, 5-8, 165 lbs
2011 STATS
PPG
RPG
APG
4.6
1.7
1.9