Shock athleticism makes L.A. threepeat tough feat

Originally Published: September 8, 2003
By Nancy Lieberman | Special to ESPN.com

Los Angeles' trip to the WNBA finals hasn't been easy, and it's only going to get tougher.

Sparks vs. Shock, Take I

Detroit and Los Angeles have played just once this season. The Shock won the game at home, 87-78 in overtime, on June 17. All five Sparks' starters scored in double-figures, but the Shock rallied from a 16-point deficit for the victory, which snapped L.A.'s 18-game winning streak and perfect 9-0 start to 2003. Lisa Leslie, hampered by foul ...

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