Posts by David Yapkowitz

Christeen Iwuala, UCLA Bruins

UCLA’s twin towers crucial for tournament run

March 23, 2023

Not many teams in the country can contend with the Bruins’ size led by freshmen centers

UCLA freshman Kiki Rice attempts a wide-open 3-pointer.

UCLA’s depth shines as Bruins kick off NCAA Tournament with a win

March 19, 2023

Can the Bruins’ unusually deep rotation be an advantage in March?

Camryn Brown is the glue that holds UCLA together

March 17, 2023

The senior wing does all the little things that help lead to wins

Los Angeles point guard Chennedy Carter dribbles up the court in a WNBA game

Sparks trim roster with waiving of Chennedy Carter

March 17, 2023

Carter’s tenure in Los Angeles ends after just one season

Jeff Cammon, Long Beach State

Jeff Cammon has Long Beach State near the top of the Big West

March 7, 2023

Long Beach State has defied early expectations behind a combination of returners and transfers

Daejah Phillips, Hawaii, Big West

Daejah Phillips stays consistent regardless of her role

February 22, 2023

The third-year guard is a driving force behind the Hawaii Rainbow Wahine.

Seattle Storm combo forward Stephanie Talbot holds her hands on her hips while looking down

How the Los Angeles Sparks can navigate Stephanie Talbot’s injury

February 22, 2023

Samuelson, Gray signings address depth

Chicago sky big Azurá Stevens dribbles while posting-up Washington Mystics big Myisha Hines-Allen, as Stevens puts a hand on Hines-Allen's hip and starts to spin around her

Stephanie Talbot and Azurá Stevens ready to build in Los Angeles

February 12, 2023

The veteran sharpshooter is eager to bring her talents to the Sparks.

Los Angeles Sparks point guard Jordin Canada dribbles up the court while looking upcourt

Jordin Canada re-signs with Sparks

February 9, 2023

The veteran point guard is back but this time on a training camp contract.

Layshia Clarendon (7) handles the ball against the Chicago Sky during the second round of the 2021 playoffs. Photo Credit: John McLellan

How Layshia Clarendon fits the Los Angeles Sparks

February 6, 2023

And what questions remain for the LA roster?