Candace Parker joined an impressive, select list on Sunday afternoon. The WNBA star recorded a triple-double on Sunday, becoming just the third player in league history to record multiple triple-doubles. Parker had 16 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists during Sunday's game. Congrats, Candace!. Parker becomes just the third player...
CHICAGO (CBS) -- The accolades continue to roll in for Candace Parker – a day after she became the oldest player ever to make a triple-double in WNBA history when the Sky took on and beat the Washington Mystics on Sunday. Time Magazine has now named the two-time WNBA MVP and six-time All-Star as one of the 100 Most Influential People of 2022. Three-time NBA champion, Chicago native, and onetime Bull Dwyane Wade wrote the entry for Parker. "As a fellow athlete and a fellow parent, I admire what she's accomplished and how she has taken her daughter all over...
Candace Parker said her teammate promised to score on the final play to help the WNBA icon bag a triple-double
With just 21 seconds left in the game, the Chicago Sky superstar became one of just three WNBA players to record multiple career triple-doubles.
Chicago forward/center Candace Parker has long prided herself in being a playmaker as a post player, and on Sunday, she became the oldest player in WNBA history to record a triple-double. Parker, who turned 36 in April, had 16 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists as the defending WNBA champion...
NEW YORK — Former Tennessee hoops star Candance Parker can add another accolade to her ever-growing list of achievements. The two-time WNBA MVP was named one of TIME's 100 Most Influential People of 2022, the publication announced on Monday. TIME listed Parker in its "Pioneer" category, where former NBA star Dwayne Wade wrote, "So many young women watching Candace are seeing how she’s living out loud and achieving greatness. Her legend is only growing."
Basketball legend and University of Tennessee standout Candace Parker is one of eight athletes included in TIME Magazine's 100 Most Influential People of 2022 list.
Candace Parker earned a triple-double in an 82-73 Chicago Sky (3-2) road win over the Washington Mystics (5-2) Sunday afternoon. The Sky’s veteran forward finished with 16 points, 13 rebounds, and 10 assists. She is just the third player in WNBA history with multiple triple-doubles and the first with multiple regular-season triple-doubles.
The star forward became the oldest player in WNBA history to accomplish the feat.
Parker is the oldest player to record a triple-double in the league. Retirement may have been on Candace Parker’s mind before this season, but on the court she is showing no signs of being done. Parker on Sunday became the third player in WNBA history to record multiple triple-doubles...
Candace Parker's influence has stretched much further than the basketball court, and on Monday the former Lady Vol was honored as one of TIME's 100 Most Influential People of 2022. Dwyane Wade, a three-time NBA champion and Parker's fellow analyst on "NBA on TNT," wrote her excerpt on TIME's website. "Candace Parker is a force to...
If you like dunking things – donuts, basketballs, teabags, Oreos, etc. – then these are the bullets for you!. • I stopped speaking mid-sentence when Andrew Wiggins posterized Luka Doncic in the 4th quarter of last night’s Game 3. My jaw levitated just above the ground for approximately 45 seconds as my brain attempted to comprehend the jam that registered on the Richter Scale in Dallas (this has not been fact-checked). If you haven’t seen it yet, enjoy:
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If she's being honest -- something Candace Parker makes a point of doing these days -- there were plenty of moments after the Chicago Sky (at Washington Mystics, Sunday, 3 p.m. ET, ABC) won the WNBA Championship last fall when she considered retiring. Parker's wife, Anya Petrakova Parker, was pregnant...