Los Angeles Sparks


How a win kept Sparks’ playoff hopes alive

By David Mendez-Yapkowitz / September 17, 2021

Breaking down the stakes for this weekend’s games


Sparks try to stay focused as playoff race winds down

By David Mendez-Yapkowitz / September 16, 2021

With the regular season winding down, the Sparks will need a little help to get into the postseason

Film room: Los Angeles 81, Seattle 53

By Em Adler / September 14, 2021

Breaking down how Breanna Stewart is missed defensively

Sparks’ playoff hopes take a dive with loss to Connecticut

By David Mendez-Yapkowitz / September 11, 2021

While Los Angeles is still mathematically alive in the playoff race, its most recent loss put a serious dent in that goal.

Box of 2021 Panini WNBA cards. (photo via Panini website)

When is Kristi Toliver really Sydney Wiese?

By Howard Megdal / September 9, 2021

When you open a pack of 2021 Panini Prizm WNBA cards

Kristi Toliver

Kristi Toliver out 2-3 weeks with a fractured finger

By David Mendez-Yapkowitz / September 6, 2021

Toliver had been out of the lineup since initially hurting her finger on Aug 26 against the Connecticut Sun

Los Angeles Sparks forward Nneka Ogwumike dribbles with her left hand as a Connecticut Sun defender stands about an arm's length away.

Why Sparks are struggling to win on the road

By David Mendez-Yapkowitz / September 1, 2021

Rebounding remains a major issue

New York Liberty logo.

ALERT: Liberty to face Sparks without fans due to Hurricane Henri

By Howard Megdal / August 21, 2021

A disappointing, but safe call for fans

Sparks ‘showing a lot of resolve’ as road test looms

By David Mendez-Yapkowitz / August 21, 2021

‘We’re definitely going to have to take this grit on the road’

The Next writers weigh in on Seattle Storm WNBA trade deadline options, potential deals

By Em Adler / August 20, 2021

A closer look at what the Storm could consider doing, and suggested return