WNBA Reviewing Reported Racially-Charged Locker Room Speech By Sparks GM Penny TolerToler acknowledged using racial epithets but denied those comments were directed at any of the Sparks' players, according to ESPN.
Derek Fisher Named New Coach Of Los Angeles SparksFisher was a member of five NBA championship teams with the Lakers during an 18-season NBA playing career that also included stints with four other teams. He began coaching in 2014, immediately after the end of his playing career.
WNBA Finals Headed To Decisive Game 5 For 2nd Straight YearThe Minnesota Lynx will try to finish off the Los Angeles Sparks in the deciding game Thursday.
Lavender, Parker Lead Sparks Past Stars, 80-78Jantel Lavender scored 20 points, and Candace Parker blocked a potential tying shot in the final seconds to help the Los Angeles Sparks beat the San Antonio Stars 80-78 on Sunday.
Rodgers Scores 23 Points, Liberty Beat Sparks 79-70Sugar Rodgers scored a career-high 23 points and the New York Liberty snapped a two-game home losing streak with a 79-70 victory over the winless Los Angeles Sparks on Sunday.
Moore, Augustus Lead Lynx Over Sparks 67-52Maya Moore scored 22 points and Seimone Augustus added 20 to lead the Minnesota Lynx to a 67-52 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks on Tuesday night.
Bishop Leads Storm Past Sparks With Career-High 18 PointsAbby Bishop scored 13 of her career-high 18 points in the second half and the Seattle Storm rallied to beat the Los Angeles Sparks 60-54 on Sunday.
Beard Re-Signs With Los Angeles SparksAlana Beard has re-signed with the Los Angeles Sparks after spending the last three seasons with the WNBA team.
Griner, Mercury Sweep Sparks Out Of Playoffs, 93-68Brittney Griner scored a career playoff-high 21 points, including a breakaway two-handed dunk, and the Phoenix Mercury cruised to a 93-68 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks in Game 2 on Sunday night to complete a sweep in their Western Conference semifinals series.
Toliver Leads Sparks Past Lynx, 71-63 The Los Angeles Sparks clinched a playoff spot on Tuesday night, and in the process they sent a strong message to a potential first-round opponent.
McBride, Appel Lead Stars Over Sparks, 82-76Kayla McBride scored 21 points, Jayne Appel tied a franchise record with 20 rebounds, and the San Antonio Stars beat the Los Angeles Sparks 82-76 on Sunday.