SEATTLE – Alana Beard hit a jumper with 10.2 seconds left to give the Los Angeles Sparks a 65-64 win over the Seattle Storm on Saturday.
Nneka Ogwumike tied a season high with 24 points and had nine rebounds to lead Los Angles (12-5), which extended its winning streak to eight games over the Storm. Seattle last beat the Sparks in 2011.
Lindsey Harding had 10 points and eight assists for the Sparks. Candace Parker, who entered the game averaging 18.4 points, had just seven points.
Camille Little scored 22 to lead Seattle (6-10), which has lost four of five and seven of nine. Shekinna Stricklen added 13 points and Tina Thompson had nine.