As the WNBA playoffs begin, ONE37PM takes a trip down memory lane highlighting pivotal moments in the league’s history.
Specifically, the first-ever-in-game dunk by one of the leagues most popular players–Lisa Leslie.
Leslie took the league by storm in the late 90’s dominating both on and off the court. Her modeling and acting career drew world-wide attention to the up and coming WNBA league.
In 2002, Leslie shocked the world becoming the first WNBA player to dunk on national television.
Lisa Leslie and Candace Parker Reflect On Their In Game Dunks