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  1. Will young guns take charge for the San Antonio Stars?Read the original story

    Monday May 25 | Swish Appeal

    ... is a roster that is definitely there to compete and try to book another playoff berth. It helps that the Los Angeles Sparks and Phoenix Mercury will be dealing with the absence of their superstars, and taking those into consideration, the Stars are ...

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  2. Leadership will be critical component for SparksRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | Swish Appeal

    While the Los Angeles Sparks have a lot of new faces, there are three familiar faces that are embracing their roles as leaders -- and excited about playing for a championship-winning head coach. If there is one thing that's critical for the success of any team, organization or business, it's leadership.

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  3. New faces are the talk of Sparks Media DayRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Swish Appeal

    This off-season, the Los Angeles Sparks have went through somewhat of a makeover. With a new coach and seven rookies, there are a plethora of new faces.

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  4. Weekend MixRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | KRAV-FM Tulsa

    ... Historical Route 66 Village. The Shock are in the WNBA Western Conference along with the Seattle Storm, Los Angeles Sparks, Phoenix Mercury, San Antonio Stars, and Minnesota Lynx. Meg Myers is a Nashville-born, Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter ...

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  5. Key questions each WNBA Western Conference team faces heading into the 2015 seasonRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Swish Appeal

    ... missed it, we examined the Eastern Conference teams' key questions on Monday. Click here to read it. The Los Angeles Sparks made a lot of news this offseason by hiring former Storm head coach Brian Agler to take the helm. In addition, they brought a ...

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  6. Everyone's a photographer at Connecticut Sun media dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Day

    ... an exhibition against the Chinese National Team May 27th and open the WNBA season May 28th against the Los Angeles Sparks at Mohegan Sun Arena. Connecticut Sun forward Kelsey Bone snaps a "selfie" as she prepares to meet the media during the team's ...

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  7. Stars Gather At Team USA Training Camp in Las VegasRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | WNBA

    ... an honor that belongs to a select group. That privilege wasn't lost on many who were in camp, including Los Angeles Sparks forward Nneka Ogwumike. 'I feel like every time I come to [USA camp] it's always a new, fresh experience, and it's fun,' ...

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  8. Ex-WNBA player Ruth Riley speaks on sport's future, trendsRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Swish Appeal

    ... a contender. Previously a 9-23 team, Detroit would eventually bag the 2003 WNBA title after beating the Los Angeles Sparks. Aside from the turnaround, Riley claims the 2003 team was "probably the most unique team" she's been on because of its ...

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  9. Making Team USA a tall order for former BYU two-sport starRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... the Sweet 16 in both sports - she's only hooping it up now. She soon will begin her WNBA career with the Los Angeles Sparks. She also wants to play overseas during the winter and, should everything fall into place, for Team USA - if not in Rio at ...

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  10. Overseas Update: Sparks, Sky Players Win TitlesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | WNBA

    As the WNBA season nears, more and more of the league's players are wrapping up seasons overseas before making the trek back home for training camp. The Los Angeles Sparks enter 2015 as a talented team looking to compete with the top teams in the West.

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  11. Dayton forward Ally Malott graduates Sunday and looks forward to WNBARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Cincinnati.com

    ... senior Andrea Hoover, became the second Dayton player selected when she was chosesn No. 31 overall by the Los Angeles Sparks. UD coach Jim Jabir told Cincinnati.com Wednesday he's known Malott for eight years going back to her high school days and ...

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

    Apr 16, 2015 | 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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  13. Ally Malott talks about getting drafted, excited about Washington MysticsRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | 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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  14. UDa s Malott, Hoover react to WNBA DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | 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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  15. Three Lady Vol seniors selected In WNBA DraftRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2015 | 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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  16. All 3 Lady Vol Seniors Picked In WNBA DraftRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2015 | 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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  17. Jewell Loyd taken first in WNBA draft by SeattleRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2015 | 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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  18. All three Lady Vol seniors selected in 2015 WNBA DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | 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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  19. Malott and Hoover selected in WNBA draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | 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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  20. Three Lady Vols picked in WNBA draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | 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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