Candace Parker

Candace Parker Makes History: Basketball World Reacts

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...
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Candace Parker makes Time Magazine list of 100 Most Influential People of 2022

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...
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Former Lady Vol star Candace Parker named to TIME's 100 Most Influential People of 2022

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."

Candace Parker earns triple-double in Chicago win over Washington

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.
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At 36, Candace Parker posts a triple-double, a WNBA rarity

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...

Bulls’ Best Dunks of the Season, Backcourt Defense, Candace Parker, and Other Bulls Bullets

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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Peng Shuai, Candace Parker Among Athletes on 2022 Time 100 Most Influential List

Tennis star Peng Shuai and Chicago Sky star Candace Parker were among the athletes who made the cut for Time's list of the 100 most influential people in 2022. The list also included 2022 Olympic gold medalist Nathan Chen, Australian Open champion Rafael Nadal and United States women's national team stars Megan Rapinoe, Becky Sauerbrunn and Alex Morgan.