Parker paces Sparks past Shock

Candace Parker poured in a game-high 30 points to lead the Los Angeles Sparks to a 94-78 win over the Tulsa Shock on Thursday.

Kristi Toliver was the only other Sparks player to finish in double figures with 25 points. Lindsey Harding had seven points and eight assists in the win.

Skylar Diggins scored a team-high 19 points and Nicole Powell added 12 for the Shock, losers in five straight.

The Shock shot a blistering 54.9 percent (39-for-71) from the floor and scored 31 points off 20 Tulsa turnovers.