Up next for Sparks: Tuesday vs. Indiana
Where: Staples Center.
On the air: ESPN2.
Records: Sparks 10-18, Fever 18-10.
Record vs. Fever: 0-1.
Update: The Sparks dropped out of playoff position in the Western Conference after losing, 92-83, to the San Antonio Silver Stars on Sunday. The Sparks are half a game behind fourth-place Minnesota and a game behind the third-place Silver Stars with six games remaining. Only the top four teams from each conference will advance to the playoffs. The Indiana Fever is in first place in the East and is led by Tamika Catchings, who is averaging 17.7 points and 6.8 rebounds. There will be multiple celebrations at the game because Lisa Leslie’s jersey will be retired and Tina Thompson will be honored for becoming the league’s all-time leading scorer after reaching 6,273 career points on Sunday, breaking Leslie’s mark of 6,263.