Candace Parker answers title bell

October 21 Dennis J. Freeman 0

For the Los Angeles Sparks, the road to the WNBA championship would begin and end with Candace Parker. It started with Parker making the full-time commitment to attend training camp and seeing this season all the way through. For Parker, that meant making sure her routine overseas, offseason basketball commitment that […]


Lynx get one ‘Moore’ game

October 17 Dennis J. Freeman 0

LOS ANGELES-The Los Angeles Sparks played Game 4 of the WNBA Finals as if something was owed to them. As a result, the Sparks were handed the keys to a 85-79 defeat at Staples Center. On a night the Sparks had a chance to close out the Minnesota Lynx to […]


Candace Parker, Sparks are WNBA’s best

LOS ANGELES-Candace Parker makes everything that she does look easy. When you’re as versatile as Parker is, smooth becomes synonymous with your play. Parker and the Los Angeles Sparks have been on an effortless tear since their only loss of the season against the Minnesota Lynx back on June 21. […]


Sparks undefeated no more

LOS ANGELES-One team was going to win. One team was going to lose. When the Minnesota Lynx played the Los Angeles Sparks at Staples Center, something had to give between the previously two unbeaten teams in the WNBA. Well, when you have two of the league’s  best teams going at […]


Rest Key to Sparks’ Second Half Surge

LOS ANGELES- For the Los Angeles Sparks, getting a couple of days rest and getting their all-star forward back may be the antidote the team needs to turn their season around from a won-loss perspective. The Sparks are 3-13 going into the all-star break. After playing the second of back-to-back […]


Parker Shows Why She’s MVP

LOS ANGELES-The Los Angeles Sparks owned the game early against the San Antonio Stars during their Memorial Day weekend contest played at Staples Center. The Stars fought back to get into the game when the Sparks became stagnant on the offensive end. The Sparks finally stopped messing around and finished […]


Mercury Outshine Sparks

May 19 Jevone Moore 0

Los Angeles-There is a new Showtime era playing out at the Staples Center this summer, The Los Angeles Sparks (1-1) are now part of that rich tradition. The 2014 season is a reality thanks to Magic Johnson & financial partners. Their season home opener was a defeat at the hands […]


Monday’s Meditation: WNBA love

August 26 Dennis J. Freeman 0

LOS ANGELES-Anybody that doesn’t love the WNBA didn’t watch the double-overtime thriller between the Los Angeles Sparks and the Tulsa Shock at Staples Center. The matchup between the two teams was every bit worth taking in and gives further credence why more people should tune in to women’s basketball. The […]