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  1. Princeton's Dietrick Invited to Washington Mystics' Training CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Ivy League Sports

    ... Harvard's Allison Feaster is the only Ivy League player to ever be drafted, going fifth overall to the Los Angeles Sparks in the 1998 draft. Scheduled to play three preseason games in preparation for the 2015 season, the Mystics will join the ...

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  2. Ally Malott talks about getting drafted, excited about Washington MysticsRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | Swish Appeal

    ... player in the history of Dayton athletics, but teammate Andrea Hoover, was selected 31st overall by the Los Angeles Sparks. The duo for Jim Jabir's squad combined for 3,352 points in their career and set a four-year program record for wins (102-25) ...

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  3. UDa s Malott, Hoover react to WNBA DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | WDTN-TV Dayton

    ... 8th overall selection by the Washington Mystics. Guard Andrea Hoover was taken in the third round by the Los Angeles Sparks. WDTN.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you ...

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  4. Three Lady Vol seniors selected In WNBA DraftRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... round and 14th overall pick, 6-2 forward Cierra Burdick (Charlotte, N.C./Butler H.S.) was taken by the Los Angeles Sparks. Watching the event with her family in Charlotte, she became the fifth UT player taken all-time by L.A. in the draft. The ...

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  5. All 3 Lady Vol Seniors Picked In WNBA DraftRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... round and 14th overall pick, 6-2 forward Cierra Burdick (Charlotte, N.C./Butler H.S.) was taken by the Los Angeles Sparks. Watching the event with her family in Charlotte, she became the fifth UT player taken all-time by L.A. in the draft. The ...

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  6. Jewell Loyd taken first in WNBA draft by SeattleRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Washington Times

    ... the WNBA. Malott went eighth to the Washington Mystics while Hoover was taken in the third round by the Los Angeles Sparks. "In my mind, she is the best definition of the modern "stretch four" in this draft," Washington coach and general manager ...

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  7. All three Lady Vol seniors selected in 2015 WNBA DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... Burdick, who helped fill the void left by Harrison late in the season, was drafted 14th overall by the Los Angeles Sparks. She averaged 11.0 points per game and was an Associate Press All-American honorable mention. Guard Ariel Massengale rounded ...

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  8. Malott and Hoover selected in WNBA draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WDTN-TV Dayton

    For the first time in program history, not just one but two University of Dayton women's basketball players have been selected in the 2015 WNBA Draft. Graduating senior Ally Malott was selected as the eighth overall draft pick by the Washington Mystics and graduating senior Andrea Hoover was chosen 31st overall by the Los Angeles Sparks.

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  9. Three Lady Vols picked in WNBA draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... to see it made it that much more special." Two of her teammates experienced the same rush soon after. The Los Angeles Sparks selected forward Cierra Burdick No. 2 in the second round, No. 14 overall. The Atlanta Dream took point guard Ariel ...

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  10. Nneka Enemkpali drafted 26th overall in WNBA DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Daily Texan

    ... have to overthrow defending champion Phoenix Mercury. Seattle opens its season June 6 at home against the Los Angeles Sparks.

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  11. Isabelle Harrison with other WNBA Draft invitees.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... drafted shrtly after Harrison. Taking the 14th overall with the second pick of the second round by the Los Angeles Sparks. Sparks joins fellow Lady Vol Candace Parker. Ariel Massengale went 29th overall in the third round to the Atlanta Dream. ...

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  12. Bradford becomes first player in program history drafted to WNBARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Central Michigan Life

    ... at McGurik Arena. CMU lost to Notre Dame 72-63. With the seventh overall pick in the 2015 WNBA Draft, the Los Angeles Sparks selected former Central Michigan University women's basketball standout Crystal Bradford. "I'm just really excited for her, ...

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  13. Los Angeles Sparks draft Central Michigan's Crystal Bradford with No. 7 pick in 2015 WNBA...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | MLive.com

    "She's athletic, she can score and she can create her own shot," CMU coach Sue Guevara said in a statement. "I think her three-point shot has improved, but you look at her ability to rebound and to pass, and I thik that's what gets lost a lot in her game is her ability to pass the basketball."

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  14. Lynx with 11th Overall PickRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Canis Hoopus

    ... Seattle Storm 2. Tulsa Shock 3. Seattle Storm 4. Connecticut Sun 5. Chicago Sky 6. San Antonio Stars 7. Los Angeles Sparks 8. Washington Mystics 9. San Antonio Stars 10. Atlanta Dream 11. Minnesota Lynx 12. Phoenix Mercury For all your coverage of ...

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  15. WNBA draft gets unexpected upgradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Washington Post

    ... for the WNBA draft after redshirt junior seasons, and Parker became the No. 1 overall pick of the Los Angeles Sparks. Bone went fifth overall to the New York Liberty. "The draft got a whole lot better last week," said Mike Thibault, the Washington ...

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  16. APNewsbreak: Candace Parker to miss part of WNBA seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Inside Bay Area

    Los Angeles Sparks star Candace Parker will sit out at least the beginning of the upcoming WNBA season to rest. "It was Candace's decision and she felt she needed to get her body 100 percent healthy," Sparks general manager Penny Toler told The Associated Press.

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  17. Bradford awaits selection in WNBA DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Central Michigan Life

    ... anywhere from picks sixth through eighth overall. The San Antonio Silver Stars hold the sixth pick, the Los Angeles Sparks have the seventh pick and the Washington Mystics hold the eighth overall pick. Bradford said four teams have contacted her ...

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  18. Former Trojans enter Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Daily Trojan

    ... leading shot blocker. After her time at USC, Leslie went on to have a successful WNBA career with the Los Angeles Sparks, winning three MVPs. She led the women's national team to four Olympic gold medals, winning in 1996, 2000, 2004 and 2008. She is ...

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  19. USK Prague Tops UMMC Ekaterinburg in FIBA EuroLeague Women FinalRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | WNBA

    ... game pitted a few WNBA veterans against each other just weeks before the start of the 2015 WNBA season. Los Angeles Sparks forward Candace Parker led all scorers with 27 points on 11-of-15 shooting. She also added 14 rebounds, a steal and a block, ...

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  20. Candace Parker to Miss Start of SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | WNBA

    The Los Angeles Sparks announced Candace Parker will miss an undetermined number of games at the start of the 2015 season in order to be 100% healthy before joining the team on the court. "This was a decision Candace made that she felt was in the best interest of her health and in the best interest of the team," said Penny Toler.

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