Sparks Te’a Cooper Is Ready To Fly In Los Angeles (VIDEO)

By Chris Camello (@Chris_Camello) LOS ANGELES — With numerous key players becoming free agents this offseason, the Los Angeles Sparks are unsure how their roster for the 2021 season will shake out, however, it will include guard Te’a Cooper. The Sparks re-signed Cooper after an impressive rookie year where she averaged 7 points and 2 assists per game while shooting 45 percent from the field … Continue reading Sparks Te’a Cooper Is Ready To Fly In Los Angeles (VIDEO)

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)

Candace Parker Is AP’s Top Defender (VIDEO)

by Chris Camello (@chris_camello) BRANDENTON, FL — While the Los Angeles Sparks prep for their second round, single-elimination playoff game against the Connecticut Sun, they were able to honor one of their own with a prestigious honor. Sparks forward Candace Parker was named the AP Defensive Player of the Year while also being named to the AP’s All-WNBA First Team. Like a fine wine, Parker … Continue reading Candace Parker Is AP’s Top Defender (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)

The Black Mamba Kobe Bryant’s Celebrated Legacy Forever (VIDEO)

by Nick Hamilton (@NickHamiltonLA) LOS ANGELES — Sunday was a day that the world remembered a global icon, one of the greatest basketball players to have dribbled a ball. A man who created a great life outside of basketball, an Oscar Award winner, entrepreneur, and most importantly a family man and a father. On August 23, Kobe Bryant would’ve turned 42 years old, but his … Continue reading The Black Mamba Kobe Bryant’s Celebrated Legacy Forever (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)

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)