The Sparks sleeping in an airport again shows how bad WNBA travel can be

The 2022 WNBA season is officially in its stretch run, and there are four teams vying for the eighth and final spot in the playoffs that are currently separated by just one game in the standings. One of those teams is the Los Angeles Sparks, who earned a thrilling victory over the Washington Mystics, 79-76, on Sunday in DC to keep their playoff dreams alive.

Unfortunately, it’s what happened after the game that’s drawing headlines right now.

The Sparks were set to fly back to Los Angeles at 1 a.m. Their flight was reportedly delayed multiple times before being postponed until 9 a.m. on Monday morning. There weren’t

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