LGBT Pride Month: Candace Parker: Breaking Down Barriers On and Off the Court

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If something has distinguished Candace Parker throughout his collegiate and professional career on the courts has been his determination. She dominated in the NCAA and continues to shine and be one of the biggest influences in the WNBA, even guiding the Chicago Sky to their first championship last year. Many girls are now basketball players … Read more

The women who break barriers in the NBA

The women who break barriers in the NBA

The female presence in the NBA not only moves to the court, but also to arbitration, offices and the media. Ronald Cortes/Getty Images Becky Hammon, who has been the main female face of the league for the last five years, will play his last season in 2022 as an assistant to Gregg Popovich in the … Read more

Watley breaks barriers in women’s softball

Watley breaks barriers in womens softball

Since retiring as an active player, Natasha Watley, a former college softball champion and two-time Olympic medalist, has maintained her focus on making an impact in the lives of the next generation of female softball players. Part of her work is as a youth softball ambassador with Major League Baseball; a position she has held … Read more

Manu Ginobili breaks barriers: debuts as a consultant at Spurs

The San Antonio Spurs championship illusions, which made sense for nearly two decades in a row, they fell apart in the last two years after not stepping on playoff ground. Constant rebuilding, the pieces that didn’t fit, but mostly longing for the Big Three made up of Tony Parker, Tim Duncan and Manu Ginobili, they … Read more