Delle Donne scores 25 points as Mystics rout Storm 100-70

Associated Press

WASHINGTON — Elena Delle Donne scored 25 points, Kristi Toliver made three of Washington’s 10 3-pointers, and the Mystics routed the Seattle Storm 100-70 in a WNBA game Tuesday.

Delle Donne was 7-of-10 from the field and hit nine straight free throws. As a team, Washington was 26-of-29 from the line.

Washington made five 3-pointers in the first quarter and closed on a 9-0 run for a 29-12 lead. Seattle started the game making just 3 of 14 shots and the Mystics extended their lead to 56-31 by halftime.

Toliver finished with 14 points for Washington (9-5). Tayler Hill added 14, Tierra Ruffin-Pratt had 11 points and 12 rebounds. The Mystics’ Ivory Latta was ejected in the third quarter for two technical fouls following an offensive foul.

Crystal Langhorne scored 15 points for Seattle (6-7) and Breanna Stewart added 11. Seattle made four of 21 3-point attempts and committed 23 turnovers.

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