Sparks get last invite, could crash West party
So after all this, the Los Angeles Sparks are going to the playoffs. After being plagued by injuries and a season-long wait to be rid of coach Henry Bibby, the Sparks could still "celebrate" after their 26-point loss to Houston as the regular season ended Saturday night.
|For more coverage of the 2005 WNBA playoffs, check out the following links:
• Preview: Indiana-New York
• Preview: Seattle-Houston
• Back injury won't stop Jackson
• L.A. as West party crasher?
• Don't overlook Fever, Shock
• Playoff schedule
• WNBA.com's playoffs coverage
• WNBA.com: Playoff history
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