Too Much Responsibility For Derek Fisher Being GM And Coach? (VIDEO)

by Chris Camello (@Chris_Camello) LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Sparks recently named Derek Fisher as the new General Manager of the team in addition to his head coaching duties. The move was part of a total front office restructure for the Sparks and Fisher will now have a prominent role in player personnel decisions. Fisher seemed excited about the opportunity about operating in dual … Continue reading Too Much Responsibility For Derek Fisher Being GM And Coach? (VIDEO)

John Thompson’s Impact On The Game Of Basketball And Life (VIDEO)

by Chris Camello (@Chris_Camello) FLORIDA — The sports world lost a very influential icon this past week with the death of longtime Georgetown men’s basketball coach John Thompson Jr. who passed away at the age of 78. The Hall of Fame coach spent 27 years with the Hoyas putting them on the college basketball map which included a national championship in 1984, becoming the first … Continue reading John Thompson’s Impact On The Game Of Basketball And Life (VIDEO)

L.A. Sparks Depth More Dangerous For Opponents (VIDEO)

by Chris Camello (@chris_camello) FLORIDA — After a shaky start to the season, the Los Angeles Sparks are currently on a four-game winning streak to improve to 7-3 through the first half of the season. More importantly than the win streak is how the Sparks have gotten it done. They have defeated their opponents by an average margin of 15.5 points during this streak showing … Continue reading L.A. Sparks Depth More Dangerous For Opponents (VIDEO)

Sydney Wiese Showcasing Her Starting Role Skills (VIDEO)

by Chris Camello (@chris_camello) BRADENTON, FL — Sometimes a small move could have a big impact. The Los Angeles Sparks (5-3) felt they needed a change when head coach Derek Fisher moved incumbent starter Riquana Williams to the bench and inserted guard Sydney Wiese into the starting lineup. So far the move has worked out very well with both players thriving in their new roles. … Continue reading Sydney Wiese Showcasing Her Starting Role Skills (VIDEO)

Riquana Williams Provides A ‘Spark’ Off The Bench (VIDEO)

by Chris Camello (@chris_Camello) BRADENTON, FL — It’s been three games now since Los Angeles Sparks head coach Derek Fisher opted to bring guard Riquana Williams off the bench. So far, it looks to have been a savvy move. Williams scored a team-high 21 points going 5/5 from three-point range and 7/9 overall in the Sparks’ 97-81 win over the Minnesota Lynx. She spoke about … Continue reading Riquana Williams Provides A ‘Spark’ Off The Bench (VIDEO)

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)

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)

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)

Actress Vivica A. Fox Has Purple Print For Sports, Film & More (VIDEO)

by Nick Hamilton (@NickHamiltonLA) LOS ANGELES – Monday was an evening filled with great stories, intimate setting at Tom’s Urban at L.A. Live, the Los Angeles Sparks, hosted “Purple Print” event where fans can come out, support their franchise and hear from head coach Derek Fisher, COO Danita Johnson and actress, entrepreneur Vivica A. Fox helped host the event. Fox also spoke with members of … Continue reading Actress Vivica A. Fox Has Purple Print For Sports, Film & More (VIDEO)