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Women's National Basketball Association

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  • New Sparks owner sought by WNBA; team's front office suffers layoffs

     New Sparks owner sought by WNBA; team's front office suffers layoffs
    The WNBA is searching for a new Sparks owner after franchise Chairwoman Paula Williams Madison told the league her family-owned company would no longer be involved with the team, The Times has learned. "This was a big surprise to us," WNBA President...
  • Sparks owner ends involvement with team; WNBA looking for new owner

    Sparks owner ends involvement with team; WNBA looking for new owner
    The WNBA is searching for a new Sparks owner after Sparks Chairman Paula Madison told the league her family-owned company would no longer be involved with the team, The Times has learned. “This was a big surprise to us,” WNBA President...
  • Madison Square Garden taps Billy Joel as first music 'franchise'

    Madison Square Garden taps Billy Joel as first music 'franchise'
    Billy Joel is definitely still rock 'n' roll to the Madison Square Garden Co. -- so much so that the New York live entertainment venue is having him perform a show a month as long as he keeps selling tickets. That makes the singer-songwriter Madison...
  • Ryan Kelly and Elias Harris back to D-Fenders for season opener

    Ryan Kelly and Elias Harris back to D-Fenders for season opener
    After the Lakers defeated the Golden State Warriors on Friday night, the team reassigned rookies Ryan Kelly and Elias Harris to the D-Fenders of the NBA Development League. Both were recalled from the D-League on Thursday, joining the team for the...
  • It'd be 'very hard' for Kobe Bryant to play on trip, Mike D'Antoni says

    It'd be 'very hard' for Kobe Bryant to play on trip, Mike D'Antoni says
    Coach Mike D'Antoni said it would be "very hard" for Kobe Bryant to play during the Lakers' three-game road trip next week. Bryant did not practice Saturday, the second consecutive team session he did not take part in after two strong days of full-...
  • Former Lakers champion Michael Cooper to coach WNBA's Atlanta Dream

    Former Lakers champion Michael Cooper to coach WNBA's Atlanta Dream
    In addition to his five NBA championships with the Lakers, Michael Cooper led the Sparks to consecutive WNBA titles as coach in 2001 and 2002. Cooper will go back to the WNBA sidelines as head coach of the Atlanta Dream. The Dream have reached the...
  • Former Laker Michael Cooper to coach WNBA's Atlanta Dream

    Former Laker Michael Cooper to coach WNBA's Atlanta Dream
    Michael Cooper, the former "Showtime" Lakers forward and coach of two L.A. Sparks championship teams, will return to the WNBA as coach of the Atlanta Dream, the team announced Thursday. Cooper, who quit last spring after an 11-20 campaign in his...
  • Candace Parker (23 points) leads West to 102-98 WNBA All-Star victory

    Candace Parker (23 points) leads West to 102-98 WNBA All-Star victory
    Candace Parker had a blast in her All-Star debut. Parker scored a record 23 points to lead the West to a 102-98 win over the East on Saturday at Uncasville, Conn., and earn MVP honors. The Sparks star was voted a starter for the 2011 game, but she...
  • Indy Point wins John Henry Turf at Santa Anita

    Indy Point wins John Henry Turf at Santa Anita
    Indy Point won the $150,000 John Henry Turf Championship by 11/4 lengths at Santa Anita on Sunday, giving jockey Gary Stevens his third graded stakes win of the weekend. Argentina-bred Indy Point ran 11/4 miles in 1:57.47 and paid $6, $4.40 and $2.80 as...
  • Venus Williams advances at Pan Pacific Open

    Venus Williams advances at Pan Pacific Open
    Venus Williams beat Canadian teenager Eugenie Bouchard, 6-3, 6-7 (4), 6-3, on Thursday to advance to the Pan Pacific Open semifinals in Tokyo for the first time. Williams, whose previous best in Tokyo was the quarterfinals in 2004, broke Bouchard with a...
  • Diana Taurasi ties Lisa Leslie with eighth All-WNBA selection

    Diana Taurasi ties Lisa Leslie with eighth All-WNBA selection
    Diana Taurasi, who has led the Phoenix Mercury to the Western Conference finals, has been selected to the All-WNBA team for the eighth time, tying the record of former Sparks star Lisa Leslie. Joining Taurasi on the All-WNBA first team are league MVP...