by Nick Hamilton (@NickHamiltonLA)
LOS ANGELES — Candace Parker’s return sparked Los Angeles’ bench late in the game to capture a 76-68 victory over the Las Vegas Aces, and snapped the Aces three game winning streak. Nneka Ogwumike finished with 19 points and 11 rebounds, Parker finished with 16 points and seven rebounds, along with Chelsea Grey who contributed with 16 points and 10 assist.
For the Aces, Kayla McBride led her team with 19 points, Dearica Hamby finished with 11 points and 11 rebounds, and Liz Cambage who played most of the game in foul trouble finished with 9 points.
The Sparks host the Seattle Storm on Sunday at 2PM at Staples Center.
*Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving and boxing legend Floyd “Money” Mayweather were in attendance at Staples Center on Thursday night watch the Sparks vs Aces game.