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Sep 1, 2022

Hosts Rekaya Gibson and Angela Spears discuss Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) mothers who have sons in the National Basketball Association (NBA). This includes Pamela McGee, the first WNBA player to have a son in the NBA and a daughter in the WNBA. 

Mentioned in this episode:
Niele Ivey
Rhonda Smith-Banchero
Joy Holmes-Harris
Daynia La-Force, Atlanta Dream assistant coach
Terrance Mann, Los Angeles Clippers
Imani McGee

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