Tag Archive | Los Angeles Sparks

USA to Face Belgium, Puerto Rico, Russia in February 2022 FIBA World Cup Qualifying Games in Washington, D.C.

 FIBA recently conducted the draw for the four 2022 FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup Qualifying Tournaments, and the U.S. will play against Belgium, Puerto Rico and Russia in the Feb. 10-13 tournament in Washington, D.C. The venue and ticket information will be announced at a later date. The U.S. is scheduled to open against Puerto […]

Los Angeles Sparks Amanda Zahui B Receives Season Long WNBA Community Assist Award

Los Angeles Sparks center Amanda Zahui B. earned the Season long WNBA Community Assist Award presented by State Farm in recognition of her dedication and commitment to health and wellness, women and girls empowerment and social justice.  Zahui B. was previously named the May WNBA Cares Community Assist Award presented by State Farm® recipient this season. Zahui […]

Los Angeles Sparks Nneka Ogwumike Wins 2021 Kim Perrot Sportsmanship Award

Los Angeles Sparks forward Nneka Ogwumike has been named the recipient of the 2021 Kim Perrot Sportsmanship Award, the WNBA announced recently.  This is the third straight Sportsmanship Award for Ogwumike, making her the only player to win the award in three consecutive years.  The Kim Perrot Sportsmanship Award is presented each season to a player […]

Connecticut Sun Receive Postseason Awards

Thanks to their fine play during the WNBA Season, a duo of Connecticut Sun stars along with Head Coach Curt Miller receieved some postseason awards recently. First up, Connecticut Sun forward Jonquel Jones has been named the 2021 Kia WNBA Most Valuable Player, the WNBA announced today.  This is the first WNBA Most Valuable Award […]

New York Liberty to Induct Crystal Robinson into Ring of Honor

As part of the team’s 25th Anniversary season, the New York Liberty will induct Crystal Robinson into its Ring of Honor during halftime of the Sunday, August 22 game versus the Los Angeles Sparks. The game will tip-off at 2 p.m. ET on YES Network. The New York Liberty Ring of Honor, which debuted in 2011 […]

Los Angeles’ Amanda Zahui B. has been named the May WNBA Cares Community Assist Award

 Los Angeles Sparks center Amanda Zahui B. has been named the May WNBA Cares Community Assist Award presented by State Farm® recipient for her participation in health and wellness programming, contributions to the LGBTQ+ community, and her ongoing commitment to support and uplift marginalized groups by serving as a role model to young girls and dedicating […]

Washington Mystics take tough loss to Loss Angeles, 89-82

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following Post Game Press Conference featuring thoughts from Head Coach Mike Thibault along with stars Theresa Plaisance, Leilani Mitchell and Megan Gustafson The Washington Mystics were edged out by the Los Angeles Sparks by a final of 89-82 in WNBA action on Thursday night basketball action. Leading all […]