Sun. Connecticut got as close as 12 points at 61-49 with 6 minutes remaining. New York used a 10-0 run, with Kara Braxton making consecutive baskets, to take a 71-49 lead with 2:13 left.
was so iconic, when Laimbeer and Mahorn teamed up as coaches to win WNBA titles with the Shock, it was remade with Kara Braxton , Ruth Riley, Cheryl Ford and Barb Farris. The Pistons lost Mahorn in the expansion draft after their first championship
Essence Carson (14.3 ppg, 5.5 rpg, 1.8 apg), F Plenette Pierson (11.6 ppg, 5.8 rpg, 2.5 apg), F Kara Braxton (8.7 ppg, 6.6 rpg, 1.2 apg), C Tina Charles (18.0 ppg, 10.1 rpg, 1.4 apg) KEY ADDITIONS: C Charles