TRP Being A Defensive Anchor For Sparks (VIDEO)

by Chris Camello (@chris_camello) BRADENTON, FL — After a tough loss to the Las Vegas Aces, one of the issues that the Los Angeles Sparks (3-3) are trying to address is defensive consistency and they are hoping guard Tierra Ruffin-Pratt can help resolve that. In a starting lineup that includes Candace Parker, Nneka Ogwumike, and Chelsea Gray, Ruffin-Pratt may get overlooked, but her teammates understand … Continue reading TRP Being A Defensive Anchor For Sparks (VIDEO)

Sparks’ Chelsea Grey On Same Course As Great PG’s (VIDEO)

by Chris Camello (@Chris_Camello) BRADENTON, FL — Point guard Chelsea Gray has quickly established herself as a pillar of the Sparks over the past four years playing an integral role in L.A., winning the 2016 WNBA championship, becoming a three-time All-Star, and being named to the All-WNBA First Team in 2019. Gray encompasses all the qualities an elite point guard should have such as playmaking, … Continue reading Sparks’ Chelsea Grey On Same Course As Great PG’s (VIDEO)

Simone Augustus Is The Leadership L.A. Needs For Championship (VIDEO)

Chris Camello (@chris_camello) BRADENTON, FL — When the Los Angeles Sparks signed Seimone Augustus, they knew they were getting an accomplished 4-time champion. They even knew the 13-year veteran would provide a scoring punch off the bench and experience. Augustus dropped 13 points in the Sparks’ 81-76 win over the Connecticut Sun. Perhaps even more valuable has been her dynamic leadership to the Sparks. Head … Continue reading Simone Augustus Is The Leadership L.A. Needs For Championship (VIDEO)

Do The Sparks Have Chemistry Issues? (VIDEO)

by Chris Camello (@Chris_Camello) BRADENTON, FL — The Los Angeles Sparks are now 2-2 through their first four games after an 81-75 loss to the Seattle Storm without Sue Bird. While they’ve looked really sharp in their wins and they are erratic in their two losses. For a team with All-Star talents, is chemistry an issue this early in the season? It appears as though … Continue reading Do The Sparks Have Chemistry Issues? (VIDEO)

Can L.A. Sparks Be Consistent Throughout Season? (VIDEO)

by Chris Camello (@Chris_Camello) BRADENTON, FL — In just two games to start this condensed WNBA season in the “Wubble,” we have seen both ends of the spectrum for the Los Angeles Sparks. We have seen absolute domination when they routed the Phoenix Mercury on Opening Night, and now we have seen them get dominated by the Chicago Sky who defeated the Sparks 96-78 on … Continue reading Can L.A. Sparks Be Consistent Throughout Season? (VIDEO)

Candace Parker Awaits Magical Season In The Wubble (VIDEO)

by Chris Camello (@Chris_Camello) BRADENTON, FL — The Los Angeles Sparks have entered the WNBA Wubble at the IMG Academy trying to ramp up for a condensed 22-game season without key veterans in Chiney Ogwumike and Kristi Toliver who have both opted out of the 2020 season. With those significant losses of leadership and experience, the Sparks will be leaning on others to lead the … Continue reading Candace Parker Awaits Magical Season In The Wubble (VIDEO)

Will COVID Ultimately Derail Sports For The Rest 2020? (VIDEO)

by Chris Camello (@Chris_Camello) LOS ANGELES — As pro sports leagues attempt to resume in late July, one must ask will these seasons be able to finish without issues. It’s a tough question to answer because COVID-19 has proven to be extremely volatile. The NBA is trying to resume their season in “the bubble” at Disney World Orlando, Florida while the WNBA and MLS are … Continue reading Will COVID Ultimately Derail Sports For The Rest 2020? (VIDEO)

Nneka Ogwumike: Powerful Words To WNBA And Sen. Loeffler (VIDEO)

by Nick Hamilton (@NickHamiltonLA) BRADENTON, FL — Los Angeles Sparks and WNBPA president Nneka Ogwumike spoke to the media via zoom on Saturday night following practice. Ogwumike clearly stated that her and her teammates are focused on leaving the “wubble” with a WNBA championship. “For me to walk away with anything, most importantly really just a championship, it’s going to be extremely well earned,” Ogwumike … Continue reading Nneka Ogwumike: Powerful Words To WNBA And Sen. Loeffler (VIDEO)

Maya Moore Stops Basketball For Freedom (VIDEO)

by Nick Hamilton (@NickHamiltonLA) MINNEAPOLIS, MN — WNBA superstar Maya Moore is a champion on every level when it comes to basketball, from high school to college to her pro career and on the international level, but nothing is more rewarding for Moore than to help an innocent man achieve his freedom. For decades Black people and people of color have been railroaded by the … Continue reading Maya Moore Stops Basketball For Freedom (VIDEO)

Change Has No OffSeason For L.A. Sparks (VIDEO)

by Nick Hamilton (@NickHamiltonLA) On Wednesday morning the Los Angeles Sparks released a powerful two minute video “Change Has No OffSeason” narrated by Candace Parker, regarding their stance on inequality, racism, social injustice. The team has always remained on one accord when it comes to taking a stand against injustice of any kind, from the players, to coaches to upper management of the organization. “We’ve … Continue reading Change Has No OffSeason For L.A. Sparks (VIDEO)