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  1. PHOTOS: All-women sports show debuts with perfect timingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    This Aug. 10, 2010, file photo shows retired Los Angeles Sparks basketball player Lisa Leslie waving to the crowd during a ceremony to retire her jersey at halftime of a WNBA basketball game between the Indiana Fever and the Sparks in Los Angeles. PHOTOS: All-women sports show debuts with perfect timing This Aug. 10, 2010, file photo shows retired Los Angeles Sparks basketball player Lisa Leslie waving to the crowd during a ceremony to retire her jersey at halftime of a WNBA basketball game between the Indiana Fever and the Sparks in Los Angeles.

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  2. All-women sports show debuts with perfect timingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    All-women sports show debuts with perfect timing An all-women sports show premieres Tuesday night after weeks of NFL domestic violence cases dominating the headlines. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1vs5Daj This Aug. 10, 2010, file photo shows retired Los Angeles Sparks basketball player Lisa Leslie waving to the crowd during a ceremony to retire her jersey at halftime of a WNBA basketball game between the Indiana Fever and the Sparks in Los Angeles.

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  3. The 2014-15 BYU women's basketball previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Vanquish The Foe

    ... lost their starting center to the WNBA (as well as graduation) when Jennifer Hamson was drafted 23 by the Los Angeles Sparks. The 6'7" Hamson was a presence that many teams couldn't defend against, giving the Cougars an inside dominance that will be ...

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  4. Time Warner Cable agrees to first Lakers dealRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | USA Today

    ... $3 billion over 20 years, in a deal that also included games of pro soccer's LA Galaxy and the WNBA's Los Angeles Sparks. It must sign deals with other TV distributors to help offset costs. Earlier this month, Time Warner signed up partner Bright ...

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  5. BYU volleyball: Hamson, Gray lead No. 11 Cougs into WCC playRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... final season of eligibility despite being picked in the second round of last April's WNBA Draft by the Los Angeles Sparks. The Cougars have two bonafide superstars, but women's volleyball rules haven't changed: they still use just one volleyball. ...

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  6. BYU volleyball: Hamson, Grey lead No. 11 Cougs into WCC playRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... final season of eligibility despite being picked in the second round of last April's WNBA Draft by the Los Angeles Sparks. The Cougars have two bonafide superstars, but women's volleyball rules haven't changed: they still use just one volleyball. ...

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  7. USA vs. Czech Republic final score and statistics: Charles, Ogwumike...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Swish Appeal

    After Sunday's loss to France, there definitely was reason to be concerned with the USA Basketball women's national team's post play. France's Sandrine Gruda, a backup post for the Los Angeles Sparks, scored 26 points and grabbed 15 rebounds in their winning effort.

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  8. Biggest Loser's Vanessa Hayden Wants a Big Wedding Now That She's Lost WeightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | People

    ... 366 lbs. - was sent home from the NBC reality weight loss competition after just two weeks, the former Los Angeles Sparks player has now lost more than 45 lbs. and has altered her wedding day attire accordingly. "I wasn't even planning on putting on ...

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  9. Biggest Loser 's Vanessa Hayden Looks Forward to Being 'Sexy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | People

    ... 366 lbs. - was sent home from the NBC reality weight loss competition after just two weeks, the former Los Angeles Sparks player has now lost more than 45 lbs. and has altered her wedding day attire accordingly. "I wasn't even planning on putting on ...

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  10. Unproven, Lady Utes look to remain unbeatenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... hitter Jennifer Hamson, who took last year off to focus on basketball. Hamson declined to report to the Los Angeles Sparks when they selected her in the second round of the WNBA Draft and - to the dismay of opponents like Utah - opted to play ...

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  11. 'Biggest Loser': Orlando player eliminatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... High and the University of Florida. In the WNBA, she was with the Minnesota Lynx for five years, then the Los Angeles Sparks, who released her in 2010. In the first week of "The Biggest Loser," Hayden went to Comeback Canyon, where she competed ...

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  12. The 2014 WNBA season by the numbers: Are the 2014 Phoenix Mercury the best ever?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Swish Appeal

    ... Are they greater than, say, the "Worst to First" Detroit Shock? Would they have beaten those championship Los Angeles Sparks teams with Lisa Leslie in the peak of her form? Could they have challenged the four-peat Houston Comets? That's a question ...

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  13. El Segundo honors Kings, announces goal of 100 new businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Easy Reader News

    ... Cup Champions, who train at the Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo, where the Los Angeles Lakers and Los Angeles Sparks also train. The award was a clock fashioned from a 1940s era Jacobs radial engine piston made for a Stearman biplane and ...

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  14. President says WNBA in a good placeaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | WWLP

    WNBA President Laurel J. Richie is heading to Minnesota as part of the league's opening weekend and help the Lynx unveil their 2013 championship banner. Richie faced the first major challenges of her presidency, including overseeing negotiations for a new collective bargaining agreement and the sale of the Los Angeles Sparks to a group headed by Magic Johnson.

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  15. Tulsa Shock guard Skylar Diggins chosen to All-WNBA teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | NewsOK.com

    Shock guard Skylar Diggins capped a brilliant second season Thursday when she was named to the All-WNBA First Team. Diggins is joined on the first team by Minnesota Lynx forward Maya Moore, Los Angeles Sparks forward Candace Parker, Phoenix Mercury center Brittney Griner and Mercury guard Diana Taurasi.

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  16. Loyalty program operator Aimia boosts U.S. presence with Smart Button purchaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... Hot Topic and Aeropostale, campground operator KOA and Women's National Basketball Association team, the Los Angeles Sparks. Aimia (TSX:AIM) now provides data analytics to global clients including Australian grocer Coles, U.S.-based drugstore chain ...

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  17. Mercury hope Game 2 of Finals was last at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Arizona Republic

    ... home playoff games (by an average victory margin of 17 points). The only teams to top that are the 2001 Los Angeles Sparks, who went 16-0 at home during the regular season but dropped a home game in the Western Conference finals, and the 2010 ...

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  18. Investing in the FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Pasadena Weekly

    ... local kids in summer internships at companies like Lockheed Martin, the LA City Attorney's Office, the Los Angeles Sparks basketball team, Wells Fargo, the Pasadena Water and Power Department, the Pasadena Unified School District, the Levitt ...

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  19. Orlando athlete seizes chance to shed weight on 'Biggest Loser'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... 2004, when her reported weight was 224 pounds. She was with the Minnesota Lynx for five years, then the Los Angeles Sparks , who released her in 2010. She seized the chance to be part of "The Biggest Loser." "I'd known for the last three to four ...

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  20. Catchings, Parker out of women's worldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | The Tribune

    ... to fully recover, I am stepping back from this year's competitions." Parker sat out a few games for the Los Angeles Sparks and is having minor surgery on her knee. She's also played on the previous three world championship teams as well as in the ...

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