Nneka Ogwumike Makes Strong Case For MVP

By Chris Camello (@chris_camello) (photo credit: SB Nation) LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Sparks continue to march their way toward the post season winning 10 of their last 12 games and forward Nneka Ogwumike is a huge reason for that. Ogwumike’s stellar all-around play was recently recognized when she was named the WNBA’s Player of the Month for July. She averaged 21.6 points and … Continue reading Nneka Ogwumike Makes Strong Case For MVP

Candace Parker and L.A. Sparks Honor Pat Summitt (VIDEO)

by Nick Hamilton (@NickHamiltonLA) LOS ANGELES — If you recall when WNBA superstar and F/C Candace Parker won her first championship, she emotionally said “this one is for Pat”. She referred to her former Tennessee Lady Vols head coach, the late great Pat Summitt. Summitt won eight national titles, 1,098 games and made 31 consecutive NCAA tournament appearances during her 38-year coaching career, died in … Continue reading Candace Parker and L.A. Sparks Honor Pat Summitt (VIDEO)

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)