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Los Angeles Sparks: Sparks Strong Start Leads To Ten Point Victory Over Indiana

Los Angeles SparksLos Angeles Sparks extend winning streak to 7 games over the Fever in first home game after Olympic break

The road to the WNBA playoffs is underway and the Sparks are ready to make their mark in the Western Conference as they defeat Indiana Fever, 79-69. Indiana was behind the entire game only cutting the score to a Sparks 7 point lead in the third. Today’s win put the Sparks with a seven-game winning streak, the longest winning streak since an eight-game winning streak back in June of 2006.

Kristi Toliver finished the game leading the Sparks with 21 points with Indiana’s Katie Douglas leading the game with 22 points. Candace Parker returned home from her gold medal winning performance in London playing as if she was on a mission. Taking her level of play to another level. She has already had an amazing season 18.6 point average in the season. Tonight she ended the contest with 15 points, 8 rebounds and 3 assist.

Indiana was just never into the contest only shooting 34% from the field with only their free throws keeping them in this game at 82%. The Sparks will have the day off tomorrow to prepare for a Western Conference showdown on Thursday against Becky Hammon, Sophia Young and the San Antonio Silver Stars. The Silver Stars are currently in 2nd place in the Western Conference and will be the last time they face each other in the regular season.

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Michael Sandoval

Michael created MUSE/MUSE TV after a career in professional sports and journalism. Born and raised in Los Angeles, California. He attended Don Bosco Technical Institute in which he studied Electronics and Computer Science and California State University, Fullerton in which he graduated with a degree from the College of Communication in Journalism. He is a big Foo Fighters fan, loves Star Wars and loves photography.

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