Plum leads Las Vegas to a game against Washington


Washington Mystics (11-9, 6-5 Eastern Conference) at Las Vegas Aces (13-3, 10-0 Western Conference)

Vegas; Saturday, 10 p.m. EDT

BOTTOM LINE: Kelsey Plum and the Las Vegas Aces host the Washington Mystics. Plum currently ranks second in the league with 20.3 points per game.

The Aces are 8-2 at home. Las Vegas leads the Western Conference with an average of 91.5 points and shoots 46.3%.

The Mystics are 5-5 on the road. Washington ranks fourth in the Eastern Conference with 34.9 rebounds per game led by Shakira Austin with an average of 6.6.

The teams are playing for the second time this season. In the last game on May 10, the Mystics won 89-76 led by 19 points from Elena Delle Donne, while Jackie Young scored 19 points for the Aces.

TOP PERFORMERS: Plum is shooting 43.8 percent and averaging 20.3 points for the Aces. A’ja Wilson is averaging 20.1 points over Las Vegas’ last 10 games.

Natasha Cloud is averaging 10.3 points and 7.4 assists for the Mystics. Ariel Atkins is averaging 13.7 points over the last 10 games for Washington.

LAST 10 GAMES: Aces: 8-2, averaged 92.2 points, 37.4 rebounds, 20.6 assists, 7.1 steals and 4.4 blocks per game while shooting 45.6% from the field . Their opponents are averaging 84.3 points per game.

Mystics: 4-6, averaged 77.4 points, 36.7 rebounds, 19.8 assists, 7.1 steals and 2.7 blocks per game while shooting 41.5 percent from the field. Their opponents average 77.9 points.

INJURIES: As: None listed.

Mystics: None listed.


The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.


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