Penny Toler to take over as coach

Updated: July 22, 2014, 8:55 AM ET
Associated Press

Penny Toler didn't like the inconsistency the Los Angeles Sparks have shown this season. So the team's general manager and executive vice president decided to make a coaching change and let Carol Ross go over the weekend. Figuring it would be difficult for any outsider to step in and take over the Sparks with 12 games left, she thought she'd be the best person to take the coaching reigns.

"If we're going to make this change, I'll go down there and coach the team," Toler said in a phone ...

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