Who is candice parker dating
We connected immediately, and although several hundred miles separated us, we vowed to never let that affect our relationship.
But the months we spend apart are extremely difficult.Regardless of whether she plays basketball or not, I want her to grow up and be a strong, educated, kind, giving, and confident African-American woman. ” But I am quickly reminded how much I love “this” when I gaze over on the sideline during one of my games and see my whole entire world waving back.At times, I admit I am a bit ambitious, but when you are juggling something as precious and fragile as a family and career, it is well worth the hassle. Mia Hamm to Lisa Leslie truly transcended their sport. I smile when I see my husband whispering to my daughter, “You see Mommy?Parker was the first woman to dunk in an NCAA tournament game and the first woman to dunk twice in a college game—she set both milestones as a redshirt freshman on March 19, 2006.She also became only the second player to dunk in a WNBA game on June 22, 2008.Those that know me will tell you I’m a tad bit ambitious.
I walked at eight months, rode a bike with no training wheels at three and dunked a basketball at 14 years old (1 year, 2 months and 13 days before my brothers did).
Sometimes I walk the thin line between driven and crazy.
Lailaa was a pleasant surprise to my husband and I right in the very beginning of my career.
As a professional basketball player many people asked me, “So how are you going to manage this?
” Rewinding back, my husband Shelden and I began dating when I was in college at the University of Tennessee and he was in his last year at Duke.
I vowed from the start that I would have both a successful family and career.