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Mystics 75, Sky 71

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WASHINGTON (AP)

Matee Ajavon scored 22 points and Jasmine Thomas made the go-ahead 3-pointer with 16 seconds left in overtime as the Washington Mystics outlasted Chicago 75-71 on Sunday to snap an eight-game losing streak against the Sky.

Crystal Langhorne had 18 points for the Mystics (5-16), who had lost two straight and played for the third time in four days since returning from the month-long Olympic break.

Epiphanny Prince scored 18 points and her free throws with 26.7 seconds left in overtime put the Sky (8-11) up 71-70. Ajavon, whose 3 with 1.7 seconds left in regulation tied the game, fouled out on the play.

Thomas stepped up on the next possession and put Washington in front 73-71. Monique Currie made two free throws with 7.7 seconds left.

Sylvia Fowles had 13 points and 16 rebounds for the Sky, losers of six straight games.

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