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Frontcourt battle, Penicheiro could be key to series

Updated: September 7, 2005, 10:30 PM ET
By Nancy Lieberman | Special to ESPN.com

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Editor's note: This preview was written before Sacramento point guard Ticha Penicheiro suffered an ankle injury Tuesday, which, according to Monarchs coach John Whisenant on Wednesday, is expected to bench Penicheiro for at least Game 1. Whisenant expects rookie Chelsea Newton to guard Houston's Sheryl Swoopes in Thursday's matchup, with Kara Lawson stepping into the starting lineup in Penicheiro's absence.

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