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Williams, Sims score 15 points, Tulsa Shock beat Los Angeles Sparks 76-66

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TULSA, Oklahoma — and scored 15 points each to lead the Tulsa Shock to their fourth straight victory, 76-66 over the Los Angeles Sparks on Friday night.

Williams hit a key 3-pointer as the shot clock expired with 1:27 left to up Tulsa's lead to 73-66 and, on the next possession, the Sparks had a 3-pointer waved off because of a shot-clock violation.

had her sixth double-double of the season with 12 points and 13 rebounds and had 11 points as the Shock (14-14) won their ninth home game of the season, the most since moving from Detroit in 2010. They are one win or a Seattle loss from their first playoff appearance in Tulsa.

Candace Parker had her seventh straight double-double with 24 points and 11 rebounds. She had 19 points in the second half to help the Sparks (11-18) battle back from a 15-point deficit.

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