Sparks Abroad Update
Every week during the WNBA off-season, LASparks.com will feature an update for fans interested in following
All stats are courtesy of our friends at Eurobasket.com, and we’ve also included links to players’ Twitter feeds so that you can follow their overseas adventures directly.
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DeLisha Milton-Jones (@DelishaMJones)
Milton-Jones has been on-fire this season for ZVVZ USK Praha, earning Eurobasket.com Czech League Player of the Week honors for Round 12 and scoring in double-figures in every league game. She recently posted an impressive double-double of 26 points and 14 rebounds in Saturday’s win over Trutamov. On the season, Milton-Jones averages 19.5 points and 8.0 points in the Czech League and 16.2 points and 8.3 boards in Euroleague play; USK is next in action Saturday.
On the heels of her rookie season in
Candace Parker (@Candace_Parker)
On Sunday Parker poured in 17 points in an 80-50 win over Chevakta to help UMMC Ekaterinburg move to a perfect 13-0 in Russian League play. She’s averaging 18.3 points and 5.5 rebounds in domestic play, as well as 20.5 points and 6.5 boards in the Euroleague for UMMC, which next faces Spanish club Rivas in Euroleague play Feb. 1.
Ticha Penicheiro (@TichaPenicheiro)
The veteran point guard returned to her native
Quinn is currently the starting off-guard for perennial Russian powerhouse Spartak Moscow, averaging 7.4 points, 3.5 rebounds and 2.2 assists in domestic play and 6.3 points, 4.0 boards and 2.7 assists in the Euroleague. Her latest effort was a 10-point, seven-rebound performance in a narrow win over Nadezhda last Saturday. Spartak is off until Feb. 1.
Kristi Toliver (@KristiToliver)
Lindsay Wisdom-Hylton (@Wisdom14)