Out of Bounds Rick Mahorn: Will the Fight Between Candace Parker and Plenette Pierson Change the Scope of the WNBA?

Posted in candace parker, Detroit, Detroit Shock, Ike Turner, Kermit Washington, Lisa Leslie, Los Angeles Sparks, NBA on July 23rd, 2008 by AXG

Detroit Basketball

A change is gonna come, but don’t compare this to the Detroit/Indiana “brawl”. If you do, that’s irresponsible. This is the WNBA not the NBA

As I write this in my best attempt to stay clear of being judge and jury, a fight occurred during a basketball game in a familiar venue. If the Palace at Auburn Hills rings a bell, then you must understand that there has been one too many fights in this Detroit suburb.

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Purple Reign

Posted in Atlanta Dream, candace parker, Candice Wiggins, Crystal Langhorne, Essence Carson, Houston Comets, Lisa Leslie, Sylvia Fowles on May 6th, 2008 by AXG

 Candace Parker LA Sparks
The lady version of Kobe Bryant? 

Candace Parker began the first day of her professional career on Saturday, May 3, 2008. The significance of this date will play out years from now, as the WNBA is looking towards a bright future behind the play of rookies, Candace Parker, Candice Wiggins, Sylvia Fowles, Essence Carson, and Crystal Langhorne.

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A Star and Stripes

Posted in Bryon Scott, candace parker, CP3, Kobe Bryant, Lakers, Lisa Leslie, Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Sparks, NCAA Basketball on April 23rd, 2008 by AXG

Candace Parker LA Sparks
Candace is a bad girl

In the midst of these 2008 NBA Playoffs, a major shift in the professional basketball paradigm happened yesterday. Its equivalent to the type of force that moves mountains. Candace Parker, “CP3” in her own right, signed an undisclosed deal with Gatorade, and Adidas.

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