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Momentum propels the Sparks in victory over Connecticut Sun

The first of many character wins of the season for the Sparks Energy was imperative for the Los Angeles Sparks in their 81-76 win over the Connecticut Sun as they maintained momentum in the second half of the game. Los Angeles handed the Connecticut Sun their third loss in a row (0-3) as the Sun […]

Sparks not able to get over hump in loss to Chicago Sky

Sparks could not break through the Chicago Sky’s lead and pace It was a rollercoaster of energy for the Los Angeles Sparks in their 96-78 loss to the Chicago Sky. The Sparks fell behind early and could not recover from the Sky’s constant big leads. Four Sparks players finished the game in double-digit scoring. “Chicago […]

Sparks dominate in third quarter for victory against the Phoenix Mercury

Though this opening weekend is bigger than basketball, the Sparks shined in their win against the Mercury With Black Lives Matter on the forefront and the amplification of Breonna Taylor, the league has done a good job of giving them a platform throughout the opening weekend. Both the Los Angeles Sparks and Phoenix Mercury held […]

Preview: Sparks ready to face Phoenix Mercury in opener

Sparks to open the season against the Phoenix Mercury with fresh legs and motivation for change Opening weekend is here for the WNBA and the Los Angeles Sparks are set to take on the Phoenix Mercury this afternoon. Both teams’ acquired new pieces to fit into the mold of their highly touted cultures within the […]

How the Sparks are navigating the bubble so far

From integrating another coach miles away to keeping sane in the bubble, the Sparks have been maintaining themselves. It has been almost a week since the league has departed to the IMG Academy. Traveling parties have been quarantined for most of the week and training camp has just begun on Friday. As practices have just […]

Sparks Reshanda Gray and Te’a Cooper are ready for the opportunity to play in the bubble

Following the opt-outs of Chiney Ogwumike and Kristi Toliver, the Los Angeles Sparks signed two players with points to prove and an eagerness to play.  In their introductory press conference, forward Reshanda Gray and guard Te’a Cooper expressed how ready they are for the opportunity to play for the Sparks this season.  Gray had gotten […]

NBA and WNBA make plans to amplify social justice, Black Lives Matter

Both leagues plan to bring “Black Lives Matter” to the court when their seasons restart later this month in Florida. As reported by ESPN on Monday evening, the NBA and National Basketball Players Association plan to paint “Black Lives Matter” on the playing courts at the three designated arenas at Walt Disney World. NBPA president, […]