All posts by Megan Hines

Sparks show resilience in win over Indiana Fever

Confidence and trust were key for Los Angeles Confidence and trusting instincts went a long way through Kristi Toliver and Bria Holmes' performances for the Los Angeles Sparks in their dominant win over the Indiana Fever. (Photo by Meg Oliphant/Getty Images) Los Angeles came back home for their two-game home-stand and played with poise in ...

Sparks close road trip with a tough night against the Dallas Wings

Los Angeles heads home with a 2-2 road record. Los Angeles Sparks guard heavy starting lineup featuring Kristi Toliver (left) and Te'a Cooper (right) helped set positive tone in Tuesday's loss against the Dallas Wings. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Getty Images) In their first road trip of the season, the Los Angeles Sparks had some highlights ...

Sparks sweet start soured in season-opening loss to Dallas Wings

A performance that showed there is more work to do for LA Dallas Wings forward Kayla Thornton (6) and Los Angeles Sparks forward Nneka Ogwumike (30) runs for a loose ball during the first quarter of a WBNA basketball game Friday, May 14, 2021, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Ashley Landis) After a whole year away ...

Sparks onto new beginnings with defense and chemistry in mind

New beginnings for the Los Angeles Sparks are officially ready to commence this season with good chemistry and defensive staples. Sparks star forward Nneka Ogwumike and teammates have consistently praised Sparks Assistant Coach Latricia Trammel for her defensive philosophy that has become a vital part of the team's identity. (Photo courtesy of the Los Angeles ...

Sparks standouts end preseason with tie against Las Vegas Aces

Coffey, Walker shined in Sparks preseason finale After a hard-fought preseason game that had two players leaving the floor after sustaining injuries, both the Los Angeles Sparks and Las Vegas Aces agreed to conclude the game with an 85-85 score at the end of regulation with no overtime action to be played in the Sparks’ ...

Chiney Ogwumike re-signs with Sparks, feels rejuvenated for season

So much happened for Ogwumike in her opt-out season in 2020, but she's ready to take the court this upcoming season. Los Angeles Sparks forward Chiney Ogwumike continues to push boundaries on and off the court in her many roles. (Photo by Aaron Lavinsky/Star Tribune) “It’s the W for me,” Los Angeles Sparks forward Chiney ...

Brittney Sykes ready to build on her 2020 season with Los Angeles

It's the growth for Brittney Sykes. Consistency is key for Sparks guard Brittney Sykes, who has re-signed with LA, moving forward with her career as a defensive anchor. (AP Photo/Mike Carlson) Following a stellar wubble season that was capped off with an All-Defensive team honor, Brittney Sykes inked a multi-year deal to return to the ...