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Connecticut Sun forward DeWanna Bonner celebrates after her team defeated the Los Angeles Sparks during a WNBA playoff basketball game Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, in Bradenton, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Bonner, Sun eliminate Sparks 73-58, head for semifinals

Sep. 18, 2020 12:08 AM EDT

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — DeWanna Bonner scored 17 points with 13 rebounds and the seventh-seeded Connecticut Sun eliminated the third-seeded Los Angeles Sparks 73-59 on Thursday night. The Sun, who swept the Sparks in the semifinals last year, take on top-seeded Las Vegas in a best-of-5 semis beginning...

Hines-Allen scores 30, leads Mystics over Sparks 80-72

Sep. 11, 2020 12:20 AM EDT

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Myisha Hines-Allen scored 30 points and the Washington Mystics beat the Los Angeles Sparks 80-72 on Thursday night. Ariel Atkins hit a 3-pointer to give the Sparks a 71-68 lead with 2:53 remaining. Hines-Allen made consecutive 3-pointers, found Emma Meesseman for a transition layup...

Ogwumike, Parker help Sparks hand Liberty 5th straight loss

Sep. 8, 2020 9:10 PM EDT

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Nneka Ogwumike had 20 points, eight rebounds and five assists, Riquna Williams also scored 20 points and the Los Angeles Sparks beat the New York Liberty 96-70 on Tuesday night. The Sparks (15-5) remained in the hunt for a top-two seed in the postseason. Candace Parker had eight...

Parker's double-double carries Los Angeles past Chicago

Sep. 6, 2020 10:43 PM EDT

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Candace Parker scored 24 points with 15 rebounds and Chelsea Gray added 20 with seven assists to help Los Angeles beat Chicago 86-80 on Sunday night. The Sparks (14-5) are a half-game behind Las Vegas for the second spot in the standings. The two teams meet on Saturday. Chicago...

Jewell Loyd hits 3-pointer at buzzer, Storm top Sparks 90-89

Sep. 5, 2020 12:33 AM EDT

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Jewell Loyd made a 3-pointer off an inbounds pass with 0.8 seconds left to give the WNBA-leading Seattle Storm a 90-89 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks on Friday night. Chelsea Gray went 1 of 2 from the free-throw line with 20.8 seconds left to give Los Angeles an 87-85 lead. It...

Parker, Sparks shake early doldrums, beat Wings 91-83

Sep. 3, 2020 12:34 AM EDT

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Candace Parker scored 22 points with 10 rebounds and six assists to lead the Los Angeles Sparks to a 91-83 victory over the Dallas Wings on Wednesday night. Brittany Sykes added 19 points and Chelsea Gray 16 for the playoff-bound Sparks, who shot 52% overall and 53% (9 of 17) from...

Collier scores 25, Lynx beat shorthanded Sparks 96-78

Sep. 1, 2020 12:08 AM EDT

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Napheesa Collier had 25 points, nine rebounds and five assists, rookie Crystal Dangerfield added 21 points and the Minnesota Lynx ended the Los Angeles Sparks' nine-game winning streak with a 96-78 victory on Monday night. Rachel Banham made all six of her field-goal attempts and...

Sykes, Gray help Sparks hold off Dream, clinch playoff berth

Aug. 30, 2020 10:33 PM EDT

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Brittney Sykes scored 15 points, Chelsea Gray had 14 — including back-to-back baskets in the final minute — and the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Atlanta Dream 84-79 on Sunday night to win their ninth consecutive game and clinch a spot in the WNBA playoffs. Los Angeles...

Gray scores 27 points, Sparks control 4th quarter to top Sun

Aug. 28, 2020 10:22 PM EDT

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Chelsea Gray scored a season-high 27 points, Nneka Ogwumike added 17 points and the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Connecticut Sun 80-76 on Friday night. The game was the second of three in the WNBA bubble Friday after play was postponed the previous two days following the weekend...

Sparks use big run to beat Wings, win 7th in a row

Aug. 23, 2020 8:23 PM EDT

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Candace Parker had 22 points, 14 rebounds and six assists, Brittney Sykes scored a season-high 23 points, and the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Dallas Wings 84-81 on Sunday night for their seventh consecutive win. Nneka Ogwumike added 14 points and Chelsea Gray scored 12 for the...