Los Angeles, CA (Sports Network) - Candace Parker filled the box score and scored the go-ahead basket late in the second overtime to lead the Los Angeles Sparks over the Tulsa Shock, 90-88, in a nail biter Sunday at Staples Center.
Parker finished with 26 points, 11 rebounds, nine assists and three blocks while Nneka Ogwumike scored 11 of her 21 points after regulation for the Sparks, who went into the fourth quarter trailing by 19 points.
Liz Cambage pulled down 14 rebounds and added eight points and six blocks for the Shock, but she was on the bench with ice on her left ankle when the Sparks made their comeback.
Candice Wiggins and Riquna Williams paced Tulsa with 20 and 17 points, respectively.
A low-scoring first half ended with the Shock holding a 30-27 lead, and the visitors nearly doubled their production in a 28-point third quarter as they made half of their 18 field goal attempts.
The shooting display resulted in a 58-39 cushion, but Tulsa went cold in the fourth quarter and th