Langhorne, Anisoke give Mystics boost for OT win

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ATLANTA (AP) -- Crystal Langhorne had 30 points and 13 rebounds, Nicky Anosike added 29 points and 13 boards, and the Washington Mystics beat the Atlanta Dream 98-90 in overtime on Thursday night.

Matee Ajavon scored 24 points and Kelly Miller had 10 against for the Mystics (1-1), who were without starting guard Alana Beard (bruised foot) and rookie center Ta'Shia Phillips (ankle).

Erika DeSouza, who missed the final 2:44 of overtime with an apparent nose injury, led the Dream (0-2) with 20 points and a game-high 14 rebounds. Iziane Castro Marques scored 16 points, Armintie Price added 12, Lindsey Harding had 11 and Sancho Lyttle 10.

Angel McCoughtry returned from a knee injury for Atlanta, but played just 3 minutes, going 1 for 4 from the field for two points.