L.A. Sparks Grind Out Win Against Aces (VIDEO)

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. … Continue reading L.A. Sparks Grind Out Win Against Aces (VIDEO)

Candace Parker and Kaylani Brown Lit Up NBA Awards (VIDEO)

by Nick Hamilton (@NickHamiltonLA) (photo credit: OC Register) LOS ANGELES — All the stars were in town for the annual NBA Awards, and the WNBA along with the Los Angeles Sparks were well represented. Candace Parker, Nneka and Chiney Oguwmike, Kaylani Brown attended the event. Parker’s brightest moment was meeting and talking with legendary Good Morning America host Robin Roberts. Continue reading Candace Parker and Kaylani Brown Lit Up NBA Awards (VIDEO)

New L.A. Sparks Ready For 2019 Season (VIDEO)

by Nick Hamilton (@NickHamiltonLA)(photo credit: LA Sentinel) LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Sparks kicked off their 2019 season with their annual media day at their practice facility at L.A. Southwest College. Many players were in attendance including new acquired Chiney Ogwumike, NCAA champion and rookie Kaylani Brown, Nneka Ogwumike, Alana Beard, but one player who was unable to make due to injury was Candace … Continue reading New L.A. Sparks Ready For 2019 Season (VIDEO)

Candace Parker Enters 5K Points Club (VIDEO)

From the moment she stepped on the court at Staples Center in a Los Angeles Sparks uniform, anyone from a basketball fan to analyst knew Candace Parker was special and destined for greatness.  From her first WNBA dunk to capturing her first WNBA championship, the 2008 first round pick experienced peaks and valleys throughout her career. From missed time due to the birth of her … Continue reading Candace Parker Enters 5K Points Club (VIDEO)

Sparks Lost Fifth Straight Game At Home

(photo credit: WNBA) by Nick Hamilton (@NickHamiltonLA) LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Sparks struggles continue at Staples Center as Angel McCoughtry made sure her Atlanta Dream picked up a 81-71 win on Tuesday night before the All-Star break. The Sparks were without their two key players Nneka Ogwumike who missed her third game due to illness, and Alana Beard who did not play due … Continue reading Sparks Lost Fifth Straight Game At Home

Nneka Oguwmike Talks Athletes, Community Involovement (VIDEO)

by Nick Hamilton (@NickHamiltonLA) LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles Sparks’ and WNBAPA President Nneka Ogwumike took part in a celebration for Nelson Mandela’s 100th birthday celebration with an emphasis on the athlete and the community. The event hosted a plethora of panels that included USA Olympian Allyson Felix, Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul, and Ogwumike to name a few. The event was sponsored by Laureus … Continue reading Nneka Oguwmike Talks Athletes, Community Involovement (VIDEO)