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Adam Zielonka

Adam Zielonka

Adam Zielonka is a sports reporter for The Washington Times covering the D.C. area's professional and college teams. He previously worked for The Capital in Annapolis, Md. A New Jersey native, he graduated from DeSales University and earned his master's at the University of Maryland. Zielonka can be reached at [email protected].

Articles by Adam Zielonka

Los Angeles Sparks forward Candace Parker (3) dribbles against Washington Mystics forward LaToya Sanders (30) in the first half of a single elimination WNBA basketball playoff game, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Mystics dominate Sparks to punch ticket to WNBA semis

The Mystics advanced to the semifinals of the WNBA playoffs for the second straight season by dominating the Los Angeles Sparks, 96-64, Thursday evening. Washington, the No. 3 seed, will play a best-of-five series with the No. 2 Atlanta Dream starting Sunday in Atlanta. Published August 23, 2018

Natasha Cloud's buzzer-beater helped the Mystics beat the Sparks last Friday. (ARTURO HOLMES/Special to THE WASHINGTON TIMES)

Rested Mystics host Sparks with return to WNBA semifinals on the line

The Washington Mystics, who rested up with a first-round bye, will play the Los Angeles Sparks Thursday with a trip to the semifinals on the line. The game, televised on ESPN2, tips off at 6:30 p.m. at the Charles E. Smith Center on George Washington University's campus. Published August 22, 2018