Penicheiro 'team mama' in Chicago

Updated: May 23, 2012, 12:47 PM ET
By Michelle Smith | espnW

Ticha Penicheiro didn't need to play another WNBA season. Her legacy in the league is secure.

Penicheiro won a championship with the Sacramento Monarchs in 2005 and has been an All-Star four times. She is the WNBA's all-time assists leader and ranks second in steals. She was voted one of the league's top 15 players of all time last year. She has played in 436 WNBA games.

Penicheiro could have retired at 37 with no stone left unturned. She was certainly thinking ...

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