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Mystics slip past Lynx

Aug 9, 2013 - 2:14 AM Minneapolis, MN (Sports Network) - Ivory Latta had 24 points to help the Washington Mystics take a 79-75 victory over the Minnesota Lynx on Thursday.

Monique Currie posted 20 points and eight rebounds while Matee Ajavon added 18 points and five assists for the Mystics, who snapped a four-game losing streak.

Maya Moore had 24 points and Lindsay Whalen added 19 points and five assists for the Lynx, who had a 10-game winning streak snapped. Seimone Augustus gave 18 points in the setback.

With the score tied at 75-all, Ajavon put in a layup with 21.3 seconds to go, and, after Augustus missed a jumper, Currie sealed the win with a pair of free throws with just three seconds showing on the clock.