The Mystics’ list of injured players is adding up. Forward Aerial Powers will be out two to four weeks with a left gluteal injury according to a press release. The injury was sustained during the preseason game against the Minnesota Lynx.
Powers will miss the second preseason game along with a few games into the regular season. This is an early loss to the Mystics’ bench that hopefully won’t be detrimental in the long run. Powers was acquired via trade in exchange for Tayler Hill and a second-round draft pick in July 2018.
Powers played nine games averaging 6.