Mystics Game 3 Notes
The Mystics have now scored at least 90 points in 11 of their last 15 games dating back to the regular season. Washington is now 26-1 when scoring 85-or-more points this season (25-0 regular season, 5-1 playoffs) and 23-0 (18-0 regular season, 5-0 playoffs) when scoring 90+.
Emma Meesseman scored 21 points off the bench to lead the Mystics, going 8-13 from the field and 3-4 from three in the process. Playoff Emma is now averaging 20.0 points per game in seven games this postseason. Meesseman holds shooting percentages of .592 from the field and .577 from three in the playoffs.
Kristi Toliver went 7-9 from the field and 4-4 from three, scoring 20 points and dishing 10 assists in the contest. It marked Toliver's first career playoff game with 20 and 10 and just the third instance in WNBA Finals history.
Toliver also continued to climb the leaderboard for most career made threes in the postseason, passing Kara Lawson for fifth all-time in Game 3.
Most career 3PM, Playoffs
Diana Taurasi 166
Becky Hammon 112
Maya Moore 109
Katie Douglas 95
Kristi Toliver 87
Washington tied a 12-year old WNBA Finals record with 16 made threes, finishing 16-27 (.593) from deep. The Mystics now have 23 games this season (18 regular season, five postseason) with 10+ made threes in a game - going 22-1 in those games (lone loss in Game 3 of Semifinals at LVA).
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