The Sparks pounded the Sun, 90-64. Nneka Ogwumike lead Los Angeles with 24 points, and Chiney lead Connecticut with 18. Very fitting, as a large contingent of the Ogwumike’s family made the trip for the sister’s first meet up as professionals.
ESPN cautions that it’s much too early to say the Sparks have turned a corner.
I couldn’t agree more.
Prayers are up for Shekinna Stricklen, who was taken off the court on a stretcher after colliding with Tan White.
The Dream edged the Sky, 81-79, thanks to a pair of free throws in the game’s closing seconds.