Emma Meesseman could not have picked a worse year to have off from the WNBA.

This season, the Washington Mystics are going to be without the service of arguably their second best player, Emma Meesseman. From a club and a fan point of view, this is the worst time Meesseman could have taken off.

By Matt Hallett

Allison Hightower, Can she come back and perform off the bench this season.

Joining the Washington Mystics in the second half of the season. This was after missing two and a half seasons through injury. Fortunately, Hightower is a fighter and has made it back to the WNBA.

By Matt Hallett

Devereaux Peters has signed on to play with the Washington Mystics.

Peters has made a career as a reserve forward, first with the Minnesota Lynx and then with the Indiana Fever. In 155 games, Peters has only started four.

By Matt Hallett

With the absence of Emma Meesseman, how important is the Monique Currie signing for the Washington Mystics?

Emma Meesseman, announced her intention to miss the WNBA season. She will be spending the time concentrating on the Belgian national team.This now makes the Currie signing a vital one to the chances of the Mystics.

By Matt Hallett