Ford couldn't avoid following in father's footsteps
NEW YORK -- Everywhere she goes, Cheryl Ford hears the same name over and over.
Karl Malone. Karl Malone.
When you're the basketball-playing daughter of an NBA great, there is no escaping the comparisons.
Ford would rather do without them. After all, she is a rising star in a league of her own. The Detroit Shock center is the only rookie slated to play in the WNBA All-Star Game on Saturday, following the same footsteps as her famous father.
"I get tired of hearing ...
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