You want your coach’s blessing.
The Sparks have always been committed to success and making the right moves to build upon their rich tradition in the WNBA.
It will be exciting to have my child share my career and to remember what I was like when I was young.
My dad was my first coach and drove me extremely hard from a very young age.
From my first dunk at 14 years old to my second NCAA Championship at the University of Tennessee, my intense training with my dad was always to credit.
I’m very stubborn. I feel like I’m going to play this season.
I think it’s great that young girls have the WNBA to look up to now.
I know Penny Toler and coach Ross have worked hard to put together a strong team this year, and I am ready to start the season with my teammates.
You’re measured by championships no matter what.
So you have to take the good with the bad.
Male athletes don’t get dropped when they father kids.
For me, family has always come first.
I wouldn’t mind being the female MJ. I want to have major crossover appeal.
I don’t think I would take the game with the same mentality that I do now if I hadn’t been injured.
On my best days, such as when I was a junior in high school coming off a 42-point performance and near triple-double, my dad was there to tell me I haven’t arrived yet and bring me back to reality.