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  1. Israel women's basketball icon Liron Cohen retiresRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... Four with Wisla Krakow in 2009/10 and taking part in the Euroleague All-Star game in 2011. Signed by the Los Angeles Sparks of the WNBA in 2008, Cohen never played for the team after being released three days before the start of the season. Your ...

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  2. Israel women's basketball icon Liron Cohen retiresRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... Four with Wisla Krakow in 2009/10 and taking part in the Euroleague All-Star game in 2011. Signed by the Los Angeles Sparks of the WNBA in 2008, Cohen never played for the team after being released three days before the start of the season. Your ...

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  3. With labor peace, WNBA eyes ways to keep growingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Inside Bay Area

    ... she said. Six teams were in the black in 2013. One team that hasn't been profitable either year was the Los Angeles Sparks. But Richie has utmost confidence that the new ownership group, led by Magic Johnson, will turn things around. Los Angeles and ...

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  4. Best BYU athlete ever? Two-sport star Jennifer Hamson, says her coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Examiner.com

    ... reason why . Hamson, who was already taken with the No. 23 overall pick in the 2014 WNBA Draft by the Los Angeles Sparks--and who would've been a lottery pick if not for her first love--opted to stay in school for her final year to play a little ...

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  5. Jennifer Hamson to lace it up for BYU 1 last time when Cougars face Penn State in NCAA title gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Deseret News

    ... basketball career, the 6-foot-7 athlete was selected in the second round of the 2014 WNBA draft by the Los Angeles Sparks. Her accomplishments are arguably unmatched by any BYU athlete during the school's illustrious athletic history. They've been ...

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  6. The Cougars and their coach's a stache are the breakout stars of the NCAA volleyball tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Deseret News

    ... tournament. Now she has to decide whether to pursue a spot on the national volleyball team or join the Los Angeles Sparks, which drafted her in this year's WNBA draft. "What she's done, taking a volleyball program first and then basketball, then ...

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  7. Dream head coach buys new home in Los AngelesRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | Swish Appeal

    ... Los Angeles Times web site look pretty sweet too. Does this have any deeper meaning? On the one hand, the Los Angeles Sparks need a coach and Magic Johnson, part-owner of the Sparks, is a good friend of Cooper's. On the other hand, Cooper was born ...

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  8. BYU volleyball team managed high expectations with focus on daily effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Deseret News

    ... that she saw more of a future in basketball, an opinion that gained weight when she was drafted by the Los Angeles Sparks into the WNBA last April. Olmstead said he and Hamson had talked about her desire to focus on one sport at some point in her ...

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  9. Sun to open 2015 season at home, June 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Day

    ... first four games at home. Weekend highlights for the Sun include a matchup with Candace Parker and the Los Angeles Sparks on Friday, June 26, and a visit from Sue Bird and the Seattle Storm on Friday, July 31. The regular season ends with a game ...

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  10. With labor peace, WNBA eyes ways to keep growingRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Times Observer

    ... she said. Six teams were in the black in 2013. One team that hasn't been profitable either year was the Los Angeles Sparks. But Richie has utmost confidence that the new ownership group, led by Magic Johnson, will turn things around. Los Angeles and ...

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  11. BYU volleyball: Hard-working Jennifer Hamson has Cougs in another Sweet 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... that all-important decision whether to pursue professional basketball - she was drafted last April by the Los Angeles Sparks of the WNBA - or professional volleyball. She might try out for the 2015 U.S. women's national volleyball team in February. ...

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  12. Magic Johnson joins 'The Marvel Experience' as investor, board memberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Los Angeles Times

    ... television channel called Aspire in 2012. He also has ownership interests in the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Los Angeles Sparks and the Los Angeles Football Club . His large charitable foundation has pumped millions of dollars into inner-city ...

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  13. Bring It OnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Pasadena Weekly

    ... local kids in summer internships at companies such as 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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  14. Schreyer Honors College, SPA bring Magic Johnson to Penn StateRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Magic is part of the ownership group that runs Major League Baseball's Los Angeles Dodgers and the WNBA's Los Angeles Sparks. Johnson is currently working on an effort to build a new stadium to bring the NFL back to Los Angeles and in the process ...

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  15. Magic Johnson To Speak at Schreyer SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Onward State

    ... After his retirement, he became a notable businessman, co-owning the Lakers, Los Angeles Dodgers, and Los Angeles Sparks. He's the chairman and CEO of Magic Johnson Enterprises, which provides products to urban communities, and is part of a ...

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  16. Come One, Come All !!!! To The First 'One Child At A Time' Celebrity Flag Football GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | PRLog US Entertainment

    ... athletes, actors, comedians, radio personalities and local politicians. The game immediately followed the Los Angeles Sparks game, where celebrities showcased their basketball prowess on the Staples Center court. The "AND 1 All-Stars" played against ...

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  17. Magic Johnson Ready To Assist TechRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | NewsFactor

    ... and he understands how to (diversify)." Besides running his own company, Johnson also is co-owner of the Los Angeles Sparks in the Women's National Basketball Association, which has the best diversity record among professional sports leagues, ...

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  18. Magic Johnson Ready To Assist TechRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | NewsFactor

    ... and he understands how to (diversify)." Besides running his own company, Johnson also is co-owner of the Los Angeles Sparks in the Women's National Basketball Association, which has the best diversity record among professional sports leagues, ...

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  19. Magic Johnson ready to assist Silicon Valley in diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Humboldt Beacon

    ... and he understands how to (diversify)." Besides running his own company, Johnson also is co-owner of the Los Angeles Sparks in the Women's National Basketball Association, which has the best diversity record among professional sports leagues, ...

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  20. Magic Johnson ready to assist tech in diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... and he understands how to (diversify)." Besides running his own company, Johnson also is co-owner of the Los Angeles Sparks in the Women's National Basketball Association, which has the best diversity record among professional sports leagues, ...

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