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Connecticut Sun Vs. Washington Mystics: Sun Try To Get Back To Winning Ways Against Lowly Mystics

The Sun (9-3) travel to play the Mystics (2-9) on Friday night at 7 p.m.

June 21, 2012; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Connecticut Sun center Tina Charles (31) snags a rebound against the Indiana Fever at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Indiana defeated Connecticut 95-61. Mandatory credit: Michael Hickey-US PRESSWIRE
June 21, 2012; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Connecticut Sun center Tina Charles (31) snags a rebound against the Indiana Fever at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Indiana defeated Connecticut 95-61. Mandatory credit: Michael Hickey-US PRESSWIRE

The Connecticut Sun (9-3) will be on the road against the Washington Mystics (2-9) on Friday night at the Verizon Center.

The Sun have won seven of their last ten games and lead the Eastern Conference but lost their last outing badly to the Indiana Fever, 95-61, on June 21 (worst defeat in franchise history). The Mystics are dead last in the Eastern Conference and have dropped their last four games. The Sun are 3-1 on the road this season while the Mystics are 2-4 at home.

Tina Charles leads the Sun in scoring (19.0 per game) and rebounding (11.4 per game). Kara Lawson leads the team with 3.5 assists per game and chips in 13.8 points per game (2nd on the Sun) as well. Crystal Langhorne leads the Mystics with 16.5 points per game and 7.2 rebounds per game.

Game Info:

Game Time: 7 p.m.

Venue: Verizon Center, Washington, D.C.

Season Series: Sun lead 1-0, won 94-86 on June 3.