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Quick Analysis: L.A. Sparks trade Noelle Quinn to Washington Mystics for Marissa Coleman

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While Noelle Quinn did make a slightly higher percentage of threes (39.7%), Marissa Coleman made more than twice as many (53) and is more of a scorer. When you think of the moves they've made the last two years (drafting Bianca Thomas, adding Ebony Hoffman last year) it fits a pattern of trying to put three point shooters around their post players. And if they're thinking of adding Nneka Ogwumike... For the Mystics, Quinn does give them another player who can handle the ball on the wing, which is something they definitely need.

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