Ogwumike ready to start pro career

No. 1 draft pick helps lead young Sun squad into Friday's season opener

Originally Published: May 16, 2014
By Andrew Lovell | espnW.com

UNCASVILLE, Conn. -- Chiney Ogwumike stood near the free throw line, hands planted firmly on the hips of her 6-foot-4 frame.

Sweat dripped from her braids down to the already-saturated white WNBA headband as she listened to every word leaving Katie Douglas' mouth.

It wouldn't be fair to say Ogwumike was angry. But you better believe she wasn't pleased.

It's rare to see Ogwumike without a smile stretched ear to ear. But after a frustrating practice Monday at the Sun's practice ...

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