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  1. Former L.A. Sparks owner sells Hollywood legacy estateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Los Angeles Times

    The former part-owner of the Los Angeles Sparks has sold a pedigreed home in Hollywood Hills West for $4.5 million. The former part-owner of the Los Angeles Sparks has sold a pedigreed home in Hollywood Hills West for $4.5 million.

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  2. Mixed Roots Foundation Teams Up with LA Dodgers, LA Sparks & MN Twins ...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Digital Game Developer

    Mixed Roots Foundation is proud to announce its 4th annual season of its signature Adoptee Day / Adoptee Night sporting events that will raise awareness and funds for the adoption and foster care community in two cities with three different major league sports teams including the Los Angeles Dodgers, Los Angeles Sparks and Minnesota Twins between May and July 2015. Mixed Roots Foundations goal this year is to provide 1,000 adopted and foster youth unique opportunities to attend their first game by partnering with various major league sports teams as well as with local media, individuals, businesses, adoption and foster care and community organizations to reach their goal.

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  3. Sun announce 2015 "Big Game" mini plan packagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Examiner.com

    ... the 2015 WNBA All-Star Game which will be played on July 25 at Mohegan Sun Arena. Candace Parker and the Los Angeles Sparks (June 26) is one game in the Connecticut Sun's eight-game "Big Game" package now on sale. Games included in the "Big Game" ...

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  4. Mercury sign veteran guard/forward Shameka ChristonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Arizona Republic

    Mercury sign veteran guard/forward Shameka Christon The Mercury continued to add veteran depth Tuesday, signing guard/forward Shameka Christon. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1br8FFM San Antonio Stars forward Shameka Christon drives to the basket as Los Angeles Sparks forward Candace Parker defends during the second half at AT&T Center in San Antonio on Aug. 10, 2014.

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  5. Sky single-game tickets go on saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Daily Herald

    ... Schimmel and the Atlanta Dream on July 21 and Naperville Central graduate Candace Parker of the Los Angeles Sparks on July 31. The most-anticipated game of the season will feature a rematch of the 2014 WNBA Finals when Brittney Griner and the ...

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  6. Sparks Sign Temeka JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | WNBA

    The Los Angeles Sparks have signed veteran guard Temeka Johnson, executive vice president and general manager Penny Toler announced today. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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  7. Temeka Johnson signs with the Los Angeles SparksRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Swish Appeal

    On Monday, the Los Angeles Sparks announced that they signed Temeka Johnson to a contract. She was waived by the Seattle Storm last week, where she spent the last two seasons.

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  8. Pitt women's basketball team hopes to reach 'Summitt' of all dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... Kiesel now wears Parker's No. 3, but she had to stop trying to model her playing style after the 6-foot-4 Los Angeles Sparks star when she leveled off at 5-7. "For the longest time I thought I was going to be as tall as Candace Parker," Kiesel said ...

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  9. L.A. Sparks re-sign Jantel LavenderRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | Swish Appeal

    According to USA Today/Associated Press the Los Angeles Sparks have re-signed restricted free agent Jantel Lavender. The former #5 draft pick spent most of last season starting alongside Candace Parker and Nneka Ogwumike, where she shot nearly 53% from the field and grabbed over six rebounds a game.

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  10. Stars trade guard for draft picksRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | My San Antonio

    ... The Storm won 88-67. Shenise Johnson of the Stars (left) tries to get a shot past Jantel Lavender of the Los Angeles Sparks during the second half of their game at the AT&T Center on Aug. 10, 2014. The Stars beat the Sparks 82-76 San Antonio Stars' ...

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  11. Indiana loses two players to transferRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Swish Appeal

    ... at Indiana as Taylor Agler and Maura Muensterman have decided to transfer. Agler is the daughter of new Los Angeles Sparks coach Brian Agler. During this time of the year, there's a lot of turnover that happens when it comes to programs. And that's ...

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  12. Liberty Adds Free Agent Candice Wiggins To The MixRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Double G Sports

    The New York Liberty are not making excuses anymore, they are being aggressive in securing "the pieces" head coach Bill Laimbeer needs to make a legitimate run at the WNBA Championship. The talent level went up another notch around here as New York announced the signing of free agent Candice Wiggins, formerly of the Los Angeles Sparks.

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  13. New York Liberty Sign Candice WigginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | WNBA

    ... won the 2011 WNBA Championship. Wiggins also played for the Tulsa Shock in 2013 and spent 2014 with the Los Angeles Sparks. For her career, Wiggins averaged 9.6 points, 2.5 rebounds and 2.1 assists per game over 189 contests. The Liberty will open ...

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  14. Recap of Game 2s of the EuroLeague Women QuarterfinalRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | WNBA

    ... WNBA players have played key roles in their team's success. Despite strong outings from Nneka Ogwumike (Los Angeles Sparks), Seimone Augustus (Minnesota Lynx) and Epiphanny Prince (New York Liberty), the WNBA-laden Dynamo Kursk squad was unable to ...

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  15. Candice Wiggins signs with the New York LibertyRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | Swish Appeal

    The New York Liberty announced on Monday that they have signed free agent guard Candice Wiggins. Wiggins previously played for the Minnesota Lynx , Tulsa Shock , and Los Angeles Sparks .

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  16. BYU's Bailey named WCC women's player of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | KSL-TV

    ... following teammate Jennifer Hamson's award last season. Hamson recently signed a contract with the Los Angeles Sparks of the WNBA after leading the BYU women's volleyball team to the NCAA national championship match last fall. BYU guard Lexi Eaton ...

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  17. Stars sign three to camp rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... berty in the 2013 WNBA Draft. Paris (2009) and Chambers (2013) were each taken in the second round by the Los Angeles Sparks .

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  18. Harrowing Bystander Video of Police Killing a Homeless Man in Los Angeles Sparks ProtestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Truthdig

    A camera phone video in which Los Angeles police officers shoot and kill an unarmed homeless man identified by witnesses as "Africa" on Sunday morning was uploaded onto Facebook by a man named Anthony Blackburn and has over 4 million views as of Monday. The video, which you can watch below, show several cops pinning Africa down to the sidewalk while other officers detain a woman who picks up one of their batons.

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  19. WNBA All-Star Game returns to ConnecticutRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Examiner.com

    ... in Connecticut, the Western Conference edged the Eastern Conference 102-98 in 2013. Candace Parker of the Los Angeles Sparks scored 23 points-then an All-Star Game record-and was named the game's MVP. Parker's L.A. teammate, Kristi Toliver, added 21 ...

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  20. Veteran Alana Beard re-signs with Los Angeles SparksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Erie Times News

    "' Alana Beard has re-signed with the Los Angeles Sparks after spending the last three seasons with the WNBA team. The guard-forward averaged 8.5 points, 2.5 assists and 2.6 rebounds while starting all 33 games last season.

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