Candace Nicole Parker (born April 19, 1986) is an American professional basketball player for the Chicago Sky of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). She was selected as the first overall pick in the 2008 WNBA Draft by the Los Angeles Sparks.A versatile player, Parker mainly plays the forward and center positions. In high school, Parker won the 2003 and 2004 Gatorade National Girls Basketball Player of the Year awards, becoming just the second junior and the only woman to receive the award twice. As a college player for Tennessee, she led the team to two consecutive national championships (2007, 2008), was named the Final Four's most outstanding player in both occasions, and was a two-time consensus national player of the year. As a redshirt freshman, she became the first woman to dunk in an NCAA tournament game and the first woman to dunk twice in a college game. After being selected in the WNBA Draft, Parker signed long-term endorsement deals with Adidas and Gatorade.In 2016, Parker helped the Sparks to win their first WNBA Finals title since 2002. In 2021, she helped the Sky win their first title. Parker has won two WNBA Most Valuable Player Awards (2008, 2013), a WNBA Finals MVP Award (2016), a WNBA All-Star Game MVP Award (2013), two Olympic gold medals (2008, 2012), and the WNBA Rookie of the Year Award (2008). She has been selected to six All-WNBA teams and five All-Star teams, and was the first player to win the Rookie of the Year and the Most Valuable Player awards in the same season. Parker became the second player to dunk in a WNBA game on June 22, 2008.Since 2018, Parker has been an analyst and commentator for Turner Sports, providing coverage for NBA games on TNT and NBA TV and for the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament.
|No. 3 – Chicago Sky|
|Position||Center / Power Forward/Guard|
|Born||April 19, 1986|
St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.
|Listed height||6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)|
|Listed weight||184 lb (83 kg)|
|High school||Naperville Central|
|WNBA draft||2008 / Round: 1 / Pick: 1st overall|
|Selected by the Los Angeles Sparks|
|2008–2020||Los Angeles Sparks|
|2017–2018||Xinjiang Tianshan Deers|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at WNBA.com|
Star WNBA forward who rose to prominence with the Los Angeles Sparks in 2008, winning both the Rookie of the Year and MVP titles.
She has one daughter, Lailaa, with NBA center Shelden Williams. She married Anya Petrakova in 2019 and the two are currently expecting their first child together. Her older brother Anthony played in the NBA. Their son Airr was born in February 2022.
During her time at the University of Tennessee, she earned two NCAA titles.
She was named to her first WNBA All-Star game in 2011, and in 2013 she was named All-Star game MVP.
Candace Parker's estimated Net Worth, Salary, Income, Cars, Lifestyles & many more details have been updated below. Let's check, How Rich is She in 2021-2022? According to Forbes, Wikipedia, IMDB, and other reputable online sources, Candace Parker has an estimated net worth of $5 Million at the age of 36 years old in year 2022. She has earned most of her wealth from her thriving career as a Basketball player, Athlete, Actor from United States. It is possible that She makes money from other undiscovered sources
At the age of 36,
Candace Parker height is 6 ft 3 in (1.93 m).
She became the second player to dunk in a WNBA game. The first was Lisa Leslie.
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● Candace Parker was born on April 19, 1986 (age 36) in St. Louis, Missouri, United States ● She is a celebrity basketball player ● Her height is 6 ft 3 in (1.93 m)
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