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Sheryl Swoopes still waiting for farewell

WNBA has honored other founding players as their careers wrapped up

Originally Published: October 31, 2010
By Mechelle Voepel | ESPN.com

COLDWATER, Kan. -- Sheryl Swoopes doesn't want to sound angry. She's past that, she says. And besides, what's the point?

But the problem is, it does bother her. Swoopes, one of the founding players of the WNBA along with Lisa Leslie and Rebecca Lobo, has never gotten her fond farewell from the league.

"More than anything, I'm just hurt," Swoopes said before she prepared to play in an exhibition basketball game in western Kansas, an event that raises money for cancer ...

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