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Jackie Young A'ja Wilson double-doubles Las Vegas Aces Los Angeles Sparks

Las Vegas Aces defeat Los Angeles Sparks 89-82 with Jackie Young and A'ja Wilson leading the way with double-doubles.

In a thrilling game in Las Vegas, Jackie Young and A'ja Wilson led the Aces to an 89-82 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks. Young showcased her skills by scoring 22 points, sinking 8 of 18 shots, and adding 11 assists and six rebounds. Wilson also had a stellar performance with 22 points, hitting 9 of 20 shots and grabbing 10 rebounds.

Kelsey Plum contributed to the Aces' win by scoring 17 points, making three 3-pointers, and dishing out five assists. Alysha Clark added 13 points on 5-for-7 shooting with three 3-pointers. On the other side, Dearica Hamby led the Sparks with 29 points, hitting 12 of 16 shots and adding nine rebounds.

Kia Nurse and reserve Rickea Jackson also made significant contributions with 13 points each. Nurse scored half of LA's 18 first-quarter points, helping the Sparks take an early lead. However, the Aces came back strong with a 15-0 run in the second quarter, taking the lead and never looking back.

Las Vegas dominated the third quarter, outscoring the Sparks by 12 points and taking a commanding 71-59 lead. This victory marks the Aces' second win of the season, following their 89-80 victory over the Phoenix Mercury. They will face Phoenix again on Tuesday in the third game of their four-game homestand.

Los Angeles, on the other hand, will return home to play the Washington Mystics on Tuesday. It was an exciting game filled with impressive performances from both teams, but ultimately the Aces emerged victorious in front of their home crowd.

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