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  1. Lavender builds upon career year with career-highRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Swish Appeal

    Two records were set at the Staples Center last night-Jantel Lavender scored a season-high 24 points, and Los Angeles set a franchise attendance record of over 19,000 at the Staples Center. The Los Angeles Sparks defeated the San Antonio Stars , 60-52, to end the season series with a 4-1 advantage.

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  2. Sparks cruise to win over San Antonio Stars, 60-52Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    Jantel Lavender scored a season-high 24 points and the Los Angeles Sparks kept the San Antonio Stars winless on the road with a 60-52 win Sunday. The Sparks opened a three-game home stand with their fourth win in five games after a 3-1 road trip.

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  3. Balanced attack leads Tulsa Shock past LA Sparks 76-66Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Albany Times Union

    Riquna Williams and Odyssey Sims scored 15 points each to lead the Tulsa Shock to their fourth straight victory, 76-66 over the Los Angeles Sparks on Friday night. Williams hit a key 3-pointer as the shot clock expired with 1:27 left to up Tulsa's lead to 73-66 and, on the next possession, the Sparks had a 3-pointer waved off because of a shot-clock violation.

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  4. Fever squander lead, lose ground in EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Indianapolis Star

    ... and they had beaten the Dream 106-77 on Aug. 7. The outcome resembled that of Wednesday, when the Los Angeles Sparks erased a 12-point deficit and ended the Fever's six-game winning streak, 81-79. "It's disappointing because as a team we're too good ...

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  5. Dabovic, Parker lead Sparks to 3rd straight road winRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Erie Times News

    "' Ana Dabovic scored nine of her 18 points in the fourth quarter, including a go-ahead basket with 6.1 seconds left, and the Los Angeles Sparks beat Indiana 81-79 on Wednesday night, snapping the Fever's six-game winning streak. Marissa Coleman and Briann January made back-to-back 3-pointers for Indiana to tie it at 79 with 28 seconds left.

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  6. Sparks snap Fever's six-game winning streakRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Ana Dabovic scored nine of her 18 points in the fourth quarter, including a go-ahead basket with 6.1 seconds left, and the Los Angeles Sparks beat Indiana 81-79 on Wednesday night, snapping the Fever's six-game winning streak. Marissa Coleman and Briann January made back-to-back 3-pointers for Indiana to tie it at 79 with 28 seconds left.

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  7. The evolution of the Mystics' offense under Mike ThibaultRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Bullets Forever

    ... star-studded Minnesota Lynx, Chicago Sky and Phoenix Mercury, the dysfunctional but still star-studded Los Angeles Sparks, and Seattle Storm, who are struggling through a rebuild but still run by Sue Bird, one of the best pure point guards in the ...

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  8. Courtney Force one of four women to be honored during Inspiring Women Night Aug. 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | National Dragster

    ... Force will be honored by the WNBA's Indiana Fever on Wednesday, Aug. 26 during their game with the Los Angeles Sparks at Bankers Life Fieldhouse as part of the Fever's Inspiring Women Night. This year's theme for the annual event is "Breaking ...

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  9. McCoughtry, Dream scorch injury-riddled SunRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | The Day

    ... continuing her astonishing shooting streak. Lacy, who was signed in early July after being waived by the Los Angeles Sparks, scored a career-high 25 with a team-high seven rebounds. Lacy made all six of her first-half shots, including three ...

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  10. Sports briefs: Federer, Williams win in CincinnatiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Star Tribune

    ... the final 33 games and the postseason due to injuries. (20 points, 12 rebounds, nine assists) led the Los Angeles Sparks (10-17) to a 90-59 road victory over the San Antonio Stars (7-21). ... layup with 6 seconds left gave the Chicago Sky (17-11) a ...

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  11. Kayla McBride leads Stars, but team takes another lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Erie Times News

    McBride scored a team-high 13 points on 5-of-17 shooting Sunday as the Stars were pummeled 90-59 by the Los Angeles Sparks in a WNBA game.

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  12. Lavender, Parker lead Sparks' 90-59 rout of StarsRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | Washington Times

    Jantel Lavender scored 22 points and Candace Parker added 20 to help the Los Angeles Sparks roll to a 90-59 victory over the San Antonio Stars on Sunday. Ana Dabovic had 18 for the Sparks , who padded their cushion between themselves, idle Seattle and the Stars , for the final playoff berth out of the Western Conference.

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  13. Parker, Sparks smash Stars by 31Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | Swish Appeal

    From the beginning, it was clear that the Los Angeles Sparks wanted to send a statement. And they did, as the Sparks controlled the game from the outset, beating the Stars by 31. The Los Angeles Sparks train just keeps on rolling and on Sunday night, it sped through San Antonio and never hit the brakes.

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  14. Fever winning with less of Tamika CatchingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Indianapolis Star

    ... halftime in each of their past two games but responded with third-quarter domination. They outscored the Los Angeles Sparks 24-6 in that quarter en route to a 79-68 victory Tuesday, and they outscored Seattle 30-9. Catchings said the Fever increased ...

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  15. Sparks get third road win of season with 78-68 victory over MercuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Hometown Annapolis

    Candace Parker had 26 points and 10 rebounds, and Jantel Lavender added 15 points and 11 rebounds, to help the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Phoenix Mercury, 78-68, on Friday night for their third road victory. Los Angeles had a 14-point lead early in the fourth quarter before the Mercury went on a 10-2 run to cut it to 63-57.

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  16. Balanced Sparks plug Mercury; Parker has double-doubleRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | Swish Appeal

    Candace Parker led the Los Angeles Sparks in a road victory over the Phoenix Mercury, as she had a game-high 26 points. If you only watched the first 35 minutes of Friday night's game, you wouldn't know the Phoenix Mercury could have clinched a playoff berth with a victory tonight.

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  17. Lynx crush Stars with 25-9 3rd quaterRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Swish Appeal

    ... Sunday night to face off against Western Conference teams. The Stars will stay in San Antonio to play the Los Angeles Sparks and the Lynx travel to Arizona for a matchup against the Phoenix Mercury.

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  18. Sun's Lacy is a true proRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | The Day

    ... Dream and wasn't scheduled to travel to Tulsa. Lacy, a 6-foot-3 forward, began this season with the Los Angeles Sparks and started in four of their first eight games. They waived her on July 6 and the Sun signed her two days later. Lacy played just ...

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  19. Mercury to put home-court supremacy to the testRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | The Arizona Republic

    ... Granted, Seattle appears headed for the lottery with a 7-17 record through Thursday, but with the Los Angeles Sparks and Minnesota Lynx coming to town this weekend for a pair of Western Conference tilts, the victory over the Storm confirmed at least ...

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  20. Thursday Therapy: Lynx Lose, Wolves MarinateRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | Canis Hoopus

    Welcome to your weekly dose of Therapy. Today, most of my news has already been written by another of our site's fabulous writers: Lindsey has a writeup of last night's slightly embarrassing 79-61 Lynx loss to the Washington Mystics, the Lynx's worst loss since a 22 point defeat to the Los Angeles Sparks on August 4 and their second worst defeat of the season.

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