The WNBA clinching Game 5 seen through the eyes of the new champions, the Los Angeles Sparks.
The Sparks beat the Lynx on a shot by Nneka Ogwumike with 3.1 seconds left, winning their third title in franchise history.Finals Central
The WNBA released a statement regarding a play late in the fourth quarter of Game 5.View Statement
The Sparks drafted Parker No. 1 overall out of Tennessee in 2008. A two-time MVP, she had not reached the Finals until this season.Candace's Journey
The WNBA launched on April 24, 1996 and began play on June 21, 1997.WNBA History Hub
Retiring Catchings finished as the WNBA's all-time leader in rebounds and steals, as well as second on the all-time scoring list.WNBA.com/Tamika