Monarchs emerge as favorite in West
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The Monarchs host the Sparks on Thursday as the Western Conference finals get under way. Los Angeles swept the regular-season series 3-0. A look at how they match up heading into the postseason:
(1) LOS ANGELES VS. (2) SACRAMENTO
Los Angeles (2-1), West No. ...
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