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Elena Delle Donne fighting Lyme

Updated: November 2, 2012, 10:28 AM ET
By Graham Hays | espnW

NEWARK, Del. -- Delaware All-American Elena Delle Donne will not be at full strength when her team opens the regular season.

Delle Donne told espnW she is suffering from a recurrence of Lyme disease, which she initially contracted in 2008.

A previous recurrence of the bacterial disease that initially went undiagnosed during the 2010-11 season led her to miss 12 games that season.

The 6-foot-5 forward led Delaware to a 31-2 record last season and averaged 28.1 ...

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