Postseason Awards: 1997

All-WNBA Teams
All-WNBA First Team
Eva Nemcova, Forward, Cleveland Rockers
Tina Thompson, Forward, Houston Comets
Lisa Leslie, Center, Los Angeles Sparks
Cynthia Cooper, Guard, Houston Comets
Ruthie Bolton-Holifield, Guard, Sacramento Monarchs

All-WNBA Second Team
Wendy Palmer, Forward, Utah Starzz
Rebecca Lobo, Forward, New York Liberty
Jennifer Gillom, Center, Phoenix Mercury
Teresa Weatherspoon, Guard, New York Liberty
Andrea Stinson, Guard, Charlotte Sting

Defensive Player of the Year
Teresa Weatherspoon, New York Liberty

Coach of the Year
Van Chancellor, Houston Comets

MVP
Cynthia Cooper, Houston Comets

Sportsmanship Award
Haixia Zheng, Los Angeles Sparks

Bud Light Shooting Champions
Eastern Conference: Andrea Congreaves, Charlotte Sting
Western Conference: Haixia Zheng, Los Angeles Sparks

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Postgame: Chicago Sky

Sky head coach Pokey Chatman and Sylvia Fowles talk postgame following Chicago's double overtime win over the Fever.

Fever vs. Sky - Game 2

Sylvia Fowles scores 27 points and the Chicago Sky beat the Indiana Fever 86-84 in two overtimes to even the best-of-three Eastern Conference finals on Monday.

Postgame: Indiana Fever

Fever head coach Lin Dunn and Tamika Catchings talk postgame after Indiana falls to the Chicago Sky in Game 2 in double overtime.

Catchings in the Clutch

Tamika Catchings nails the clutch jumper to put the Fever up by two late in regulation.

Young Forces OT

Tamera Young makes the offensive rebound and puts it up and in to send the game into overtime.