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  1. Jimmy Fallon Completely Rips Donald Trump After Iowa Caucus LossRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Huffington Post

    ... a businessman and retired basketball player. He owns a partial stake in the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Los Angeles Sparks. The Trump National Golf Club is Westchester, New York, is "among the most highly regarded in the state," according to Trump. ...

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  2. WNBA makes sweeping changes to playoff formatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... time to heal. Also, the East's Atlanta Dream (15-9) would've grabbed the last berth and eliminated the Los Angeles Sparks (14-20), who qualified based on their standing in the Western Conference. Under the new regular-season layout, teams will play ...

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  3. Trump's Twitter Suggests He Actually Loves Fox NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Switched

    ... a businessman and retired basketball player. He owns a partial stake in the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Los Angeles Sparks. The Trump National Golf Club is Westchester, New York, is "among the most highly regarded in the state," according to Trump. ...

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  4. WNBA Changing Up Its Playoff FormatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | CBS Local

    ... of the schedule. "I like it as every city will see star players one more time in a two-year span," Los Angeles Sparks coach Brian Agler said. "The other advantage is it gives a chance to get the two best teams in the championship." The WNBA will tip ...

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  5. WNBA changing up its playoff formatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... of the schedule. "I like it as every city will see star players one more time in a two-year span," Los Angeles Sparks coach Brian Agler said. "The other advantage is it gives a chance to get the two best teams in the championship." The WNBA will tip ...

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  6. Chicago Sky reveal 2016 scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | ChicagoSports.com

    Reigning WNBA MVP Elena Donne and the Chicago Sky will help open the new season when they host the Connecticut Sun at 7 p.m. CT on May 14, as the league announced key dates in its 2016 schedule on Thursday. The Sky will play at least three nationally televised games, with a date against the Los Angeles Sparks and two against the defending champion Minnesota Lynx set to air on ESPN2 .

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  7. WNBA makes sweeping changes to playoff formatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | ChicagoSports.com

    ... time to heal. Also, the East's Atlanta Dream (15-9) would've grabbed the last berth and eliminated the Los Angeles Sparks (14-20), who qualified based on their standing in the Western Conference. Under the new regular-season layout, teams will play ...

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  8. Sports Stars We REALLY Want to See Get a Title SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | BleacherReport

    ... the NBA. Even if folks don't want to see the Clippers get a title, it would be nice to see Paul get one. Los Angeles Sparks forward Candace Parker won two NCAA basketball championships at Tennessee, but she has yet to claim the professional game's ...

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  9. Morning Dump: Miami still hasn't won a conference game yet :(Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Hustle Belt

    ... Crystal Bradford, the beloved Central Michigan forward who is currently playing in the WNBA with the Los Angeles Sparks, wants her number retired . She made the remark during a halftime ceremony at McGuirk Arena honoring some former players. ...

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  10. Women's college basketball | Ex-Buckeye Lavender finalist for U.S. Olympic teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... select the official 12-member U.S. Olympic Team later this year. A WNBA all-star last season with the Los Angeles Sparks, Lavender started 136 games for the Buckeyes between 2008-11. She scored 2,818 points, collected 1,422 rebounds and remains the ...

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  11. Former star wants number retiredRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Central Michigan Life

    Crystal Bradford, who was picked seventh overall to the Los Angeles Sparks in the 2015 WNBA draft, sat courtside Saturday with former teammates to watch the CMU women's basketball team down Akron 81-60. "It's crazy .

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  12. Connecticut Sun hire Curt Miller as new coachRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2015 | USA Today

    ... Tournament appearances. He coached at Indiana for two seasons before taking the assistant job for the Los Angeles Sparks in May. "Not sure long-term wise I had envisioned becoming a WNBA coach that quickly," Miller said. "As I transitioned into the ...

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  13. Laurel Richie steps down as WNBA presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | USA Today

    ... Richie helped the league lure in major investors, including a group headed by Magic Johnson to save the Los Angeles Sparks in 2014. The league also entered an eight-year Collective Bargaining Agreement during her tenure and extended a key ...

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  14. Adams playing at high tideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... just like a family atmosphere," she said. Her basketball-idol is WNBA all-star Candace Parker of the Los Angeles Sparks and Adams said she really tries to model her game after her. Adams' favorite basketball team to watch is Duke, so success is one ...

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  15. Rio on her mind, but Canberra Capitals return ''a possibility'' for ToloRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... is about halfway through rehabilitation on a torn anterior cruciate ligament she suffered playing for the Los Angeles Sparks in the WNBA. With Jackson's WNBL career likely over after another knee setback resulted in her release from her Capitals ...

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  16. Philippines eyeing Sparks center Jennifer Hamson for FIBA AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | Swish Appeal

    Trying to continue from where it left off in 2015, the Philippines national women's basketball team is eyeing current Los Angeles Sparks center Jennifer Hamson in an attempt to boost its lineup for the next FIBA Asia Championship for Women. The Philippines women's hoops team, monickered "Perlas Pilipinas" locally, made it to Level I of the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship for Women earlier this year by having a 4-1 win-loss record in Level II and knocking off India in the promotion-relegation game.

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  17. What if you could bet on women's basketball? Would UConn cover?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | The Day

    ... sports and buy the merchandise. “Any way you get more interest is going to be beneficial,” Los Angeles Sparks coach Brian Agler said last week, in town for the news conference introducing Curt Miller as the new Sun coach. “That ...

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  18. Curt Miller's past brightened his path to SunRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Swish Appeal

    ... to continue that same success." Miller made the jump into the WNBA last season as an assistant with the Los Angeles Sparks on Brian Agler's staff. Even though Miller was only on his staff for the 2015 season, Agler says the things Miller learned ...

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  19. Curt Miller introduced as Connecticut Sun's head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | The Day

    Curt Miller, 47, is introduced as the new head coach of the Connecticut Sun during a press conference Thursday morning at Mohegan Sun. Miller, a former Los Angeles Sparks assistant coach, is the third coach in Sun history.

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  20. Curt Miller Takes Over Sun, First Openly Gay Male Coach Of Pro Team In U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... in their days in the Big East. Miller had spent the 2015 season as an assistant to Brian Agler with the Los Angeles Sparks . Agler thought enough of Miller's integrity and talent to send his daughter, Taylor, to play for him at Indiana University. ...

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