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Mystics run into Shaq ahead of Game 2 vs. Atlanta Dream

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The Washington Mystics are on a quest to win the franchise's first WNBA championship.

Following a 87-84 win over the No. 2 Atlanta Dream in Game 1 of the WNBA Semifinals, the No. 3 Mystics return to McCammish Pavillion on the campus of Georgia Tech Tuesday night for Game 2.

the team, led by former WNBA MVP Elena Delle Donne, made the trip to Atlanta on Tuesday and happened to run into NBA icon and Turner Sports NBA analyst Shaquille O'Neal, in the Atlanta airport.

Shaq is an avid supporter of the WNBA and has been active on Twitter during recent WNBA Playoff games.

 

(Photo via Terrence Stroder/NBC Sports Washington)

The Mystics finished the Regular Season 21-12 and defeated the Los Angeles Sparks in a single-elimination second-round playoff matchup to advance to the semifinals.

 

Game 2 takes place on Tuesday night at 8:00 p.m. ET on ESPN2.