Moderator: Tamika is joining us now.

edward: Tamika, how excited are you to see Sue Bird out there?

Tamika Williams: I am very excited. She needs to be more aggressive and take more shots. More showtime!

Moderator: What do you need to do to turn it around with the Lynx?

Tamika Williams: To execute our offense to the fullest.


uli: tamika, do you like to travel? where's the coolest place you have been?>

Tamika Williams: Stresa, Italy was the coolest. It was beautiful and right on the water.


David (SLC): How is the WNBA different for you than college?

Tamika Williams: WNBA is very physical. In college, somebody on the opposing team is a weak link. In the WNBA, everybody can do everything.


aldonova: tamika, who's your favorite NBA player?

Moderator: NOTE: Please vote for the MVP of the All-Star Game! It's live now! Go to WNBA.com to check it out!

Tamika Williams: My favorite players are Chris Webber and Michael Redd of the Milwaukee Bucks.


Heidi, Wi: Tamika, how great is it to play with Katie Smith? She is my favorite player and she is lighting it up at the All-Star game! You deserve to be playing! Go Lynx!!!

Tamika Williams: It's a wonderful experience to play with Katie Smith. Such a talented player. She is from my home state and she was a role model going up. It's almost like a dream come true.


MCBUFF: Tamika, Do you think Diana Turasi will be college basketballs MVP next year?

Tamika Williams: Definitely. Diana Taurassi will be player of the year.


Madison Porter (Houston, TX): Hello Tamika!! How are you doing? Are you enjoying the All-Star Game? It's very excitement and FULL of alot of PASHION!!! So who do you think will win the MVP? Lisa is doing GREAT but it's hard to tell for now I guess. Good luck Tamika and have a GREAT Rookie Season!

Tamika Williams: I would say Lauren Jackson will be MVP of the game. She is playing exceptionally well.


Kim(Tampa): do you have any other hobbies besides basketball?

Tamika Williams: Shopping. Shopping. Shopping.


Bernice: Tamika,How is it to play against Lisa Lesile and Sheryl Swoopes? ?

Tamika Williams: It's a battle every night. They are such great players and they can score from anywhere.


HOUSTON: MY QUESTION IS FOR ANY OF THE EX-UCONN PLAYERS, WHAT IS YOUR OPINION OF THE INCOMING CLASS OF FRESHMEN AT UCONN...

Tamika Williams: They are a good class. But they have a lot of pressure on them, considering we just left. Gino will take care of them.


BRITTANY (ITHACA): THIS GOES TO ANY OF THE FORMER UCONN PLAYERS: IF YOU THINK THAT YOU HAVE SERIOUSLY ACCOMPLISHED ONE GREAT THING FROM THE TRANSITION OF COLLEGE TO THE PROS, WHAT WOULD YOU SAY THAT WOULD BE?

Tamika Williams: How to really rebound...and manage time.

Moderator: GAME UPDATE: The West leads the East, 72-70, with just five minutes left!


Nadine: hey do you think that your girl Sue is doin good?

Tamika Williams: Sue is doing well. She is rookie amongst veterans but she needs to shoot more (laughs).


Kim(Tampa): i was wondering... is that really tamika williams on here?

Tamika Williams: But yes, this Is Who I am.


art: tamika, what's the funniest thing that's ever happened to you on a road trip?

Tamika Williams: Watching the ESPYs and making fun of Sue Bird tripping down the stairs.


nina: did you figure out the mall of america yet? do you miss connecticut...we really miss you...great work we are so proud of you...see you soon..call when you get in...you owe me a dinner! much love always

Tamika Williams: I miss you too Nina. The Mall of America is my second home.


BasketballFan21: who would you say is the best dancer outta the senior fab four?

Tamika Williams: I think all-around player Asjha Jones...hands down.


MCR(BUFF): Tamika, How do you think Asia Jones is doing this year with the Washington Mystics?

Tamika Williams: I think they need to play Asjha more. She is automatic offense.

Moderator: (GAME UPDATE: The game is tied, 72-72, with 3:05 left in the game!)


mel: hey tamika, what's in your refrigerator?

Tamika Williams: Carrots. Ben & Jerry's. Tropicana orange juice.


Gary: What are some of your fav places to visit while on the road?

Tamika Williams: Cheesecake Factory, and luckily there is one in every city.


Chuckie: Tamika!!!!!! You are playing awsome keep it up! Hows Svetty's defence? getting any better with you there? I Miss you tons! See you soon

Moderator: (GAME UPDATE: Lisa Leslie and Tina Thompson are the game's leading scorers, with 16 points each. Lauren Jackson has 15. Leslie has 14 rebounds as well.)

Tamika Williams: Yes. Svet's defense is better. She took a charge this year...one charge.

Moderator: Thanks for sending in your questions and bye to Tamika! Thanks for joining us!