- Associated Press - Friday, July 28, 2017

SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Candace Parker had 11 points, 17 rebounds and 11 assists to become the sixth WNBA player with a triple-double, and the Los Angeles Sparks beat the San Antonio Stars 85-73 on Friday night.

This week, Atlanta’s Layshia Clarendon had a triple-double rescinded after two of her assists were later taken away in a league review. Parker is the first to accomplish the feat since Temeka Johnson on July 24, 2014.

Odyssey Sims led Los Angeles (16-6) with a season-high 22 points on 9-of-12 shooting. Jantel Lavender added 18 points.

Lavender made a 3-pointer on two straight possessions to extend Los Angeles’ lead to 66-54 early in the fourth quarter. San Antonio pulled to 75-70 with 4:05 to go but the Stars went scoreless for three-plus minutes and trailed 85-70.

Kayla McBride scored 18 of her 20 points in the second half for San Antonio (3-20).

The Stars closed the first half on a 12-0 run to pull to 39-35.

LYNX 90, DREAM 80

ATLANTA (AP) - Sylvia Fowles had 29 points and eight rebounds in Minnesota’s victory over Atlanta.

Fowles was 11 of 15 from the floor and 7 of 10 at the line.

Maya Moore added 17 points for Minnesota (18-2), and Seimone Augustus had 14 points and 10 assists for her second career double-double. The Lynx had 30 assists on 37 field goals, and shot 56 percent.

Tiffany Hayes scored 25 points for Atlanta (10-12). Brittney Sykes added 13 points and Sancho Lyttle became the leading rebounder in Dream history.

STORM 109, WINGS 93

SEATTLE (AP) - Jewell Loyd tied a season high with 27 points, Breanna Stewart had 20 points, nine rebounds and five blocks in Seattle’s victory over Dallas.

Stewart topped 500 career rebounds to set a WNBA record for fewest games to reach that mark and also score 1,000 points at 55.

Crystal Langhorne dded 16 points, Sue Bird had 15, and Alysha Clark 14 for Seattle (10-12). The Storm tied a franchise record with 29 assists. Skylar Diggins-Smith had 18 points for Dallas (11-13).

LIBERTY 85, FEVER 84

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Tina Charles scored 25 points, Sugar Rodgers made two free throws with 11.2 seconds left and New York beat Indiana.

Bria Hartley added 17 points for New York (11-10) and Shavonte Zellous had 11.

Achonwa led Indiana (8-15) with 19 points. Dupree and Tiffany Mitchell each had 14.

MERCURY 86, SKY 80

ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) - Camille Little scored 19 points, Cayla George had career highs of 14 points and 14 rebounds, and Phoenix beat Chicago.

Monique Currie scored 10 of her 18 points at the free throw line for Phoenix (12-10).

Stefanie Dolson scored a career-high 29 points for Chicago (8-15).


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