Blue, Quinn Return To LA This Week
Aug. 7, 2007
Former UCLA stars Nikki Blue (Washington Mystics) and Noelle Quinn (Minnesota Lynx) will return to Los Angeles this week when their respective teams face the Los Angeles Sparks. Blue's Mystics will play the Sparks at the Staples Center on Thursday, Aug. 9 at 7:30 pm, while Quinn's Lynx will visit on Sunday, Aug. 12 at 6:30 pm. The Lynx-Sparks game will be televised on Fox Sports West and NBA TV.
Quinn, who has started at point guard in the Lynx's last nine games and has played in all 29 games, averages 2.5 points per game and currently tops the WNBA in assists per 40 minutes (7.8) and is No. 8 in assists per turnover (1.85). Blue has played in 26 of 27 games for the Mystics this season and averages 3.3 points per game.
Tickets to the two games can be purchased at TicketMaster or at the Staples Center box office.