1. Sparks Relieve Coach Ross of Her Coaching Duties

    The Los Angeles Sparks have relieved Carol Ross as head coach and named Sparks Executive Vice President and general manager Penny Toler as the team's head coach for the remainder of the season...

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  2. Source: Ross fired amid Sparks' struggles

    The Los Angeles Sparks, amid a disappointing 10-12 season, have fired head coach Carol Ross, a source with knowledge of the situation told espnW on Sunday...

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  3. Report: Carol Ross out as Sparks' HC

    Hearing word that Carol Ross is out as Los Angeles Sparks coach, and GM Penny Toler is taking over on the bench. No announcement yet...

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  4. "Showtime" Shoni Schimmel Earns Her Nickname at the 2014 WNBA All-Star

    Nicknames are commonplace in sports today, but how many athletes can really say that they live up to them? Shoni "Showtime" Schimmel proved that her label is more substance than style ...

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  5. WNBA All-Stars Botch Off-the-Backboard Pass on Fast Break

    There is usually very little defense in basketball All-Star games, so there are plenty of chances to show off. However, if you decide to showboat, you better succeed. In the fourth quarter of the 2014 WNBA All-Star Game at U...

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  6. Watch: Griner Throws Down Dunk in All-Star Game

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  7. Voepel: WNBA in Good Hands with Young Players

    Shoni Schimmel was the WNBA All-Star Game MVP, and afterward she wanted everybody to be a part of the celebration. She posed for photos with her grandmother, great-grandmother, siblings, parents, nieces, nephews, cousins, fans...

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  8. Watch: Griner Throws Down Dunk in All-Star Game

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  9. Brittney Griner Slams in 2014 WNBA All-Star Game Warm Ups

    Phoenix Mercury all-star center Brittney Griner throws down a quick dunk during the 2014 WNBA All-Star game lay up lines...

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  10. Showtime for Shoni: Schimmel Scores 29, Named MVP

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  11. WNBA All-Star Game 2014: Complete Recap and Highlights

    The 2014 WNBA All-Star Game was all about Shoni Schimmel dueling with Skylar Diggins and Maya Moore down the stretch, until veteran Tamika Catchings stole the show...

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  12. Shoni Schimmel Named All-Star Game MVP

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  13. East vs. West in 2014 WNBA All-Star Game

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  14. Glory Johnson Throws Down One-Handed Dunk at WNBA All-Star Weekend

    The eyes of the WNBA world are on Phoenix for WNBA All-Star weekend. Glory Johnson, a 6'3" forward for the Tulsa Shock, kick-started the weekend by throwing down a right-handed dunk...

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  15. Video: Shock's Johnson Slams 1-Handed Dunk

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  16. Ruffin-Pratt Scores 18 in Mystics Win

    LOS ANGELES -- Tierra Ruffin-Pratt scored a career-high 18 points and Monique Currie added 16 as the Washington Mystics beat the Los Angeles Sparks 79-75 on Thursday night...

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  17. Mercury Extend Team-Record Win Streak to 12

    PHOENIX -- Penny Taylor had a season-high 23 points, four rebounds, four assists and three steals and the Phoenix Mercury extended their franchise-best winning streak to 12 games with a 101-85 rout of the Connecticut Sun on Thursday...

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  18. Voepel: WNBA Team-by-Team Midseason Grades

    Right now, there is no WNBA team flying higher than Phoenix, which has the best record in the league and is host to the All-Star Game on Saturday (ESPN, 3:30 p.m. ET). Now there's some serendipity...

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  19. For Lynx, Home Court Advantage Is Key

    The Lynx striking home-court advantage may never have been bigger this season than it was Wednesday afternoon...

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  20. Taurasi Still the Best of All-Star Game

    Diana Taurasi is used to All-Star Games. The Mercury guard has played in the event every year it's been held since she was drafted into the WNBA in 2004...

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  21. Despite Success, Stars Have Much to Prove

    After the San Antonio Silver Stars mollywhopped the New York Liberty last Tuesday, New York acquired veteran forward Swin Cash...

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  22. Shock Beat Stars 95-90 Behind 22 Points from Paris

    TULSA, Okla. -- Courtney Paris scored a career-high 22 points and the Shock made three late free throws to beat the San Antonio Stars 95-90 Thursday...

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  23. Shock Snap 5-Game Losing Streak with 95-90 Win over Stars

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  24. Storms Sue Bird Will Be an All-Star, After All

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  25. Baylor's Griner Blossoming in WNBA After Rough 1st Year

    PHOENIX (AP) -- After a tough first season in the WNBA , Brittney Griner is blossoming into the player everyone thought she would be, all the while embracing her status as a role model for gay youth...

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