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Jeff Jacobs: Chiney And Nneka Ogwumike Foes On Court, Sisters Off

Jeff Jacobs: Chiney And Nneka Ogwumike Foes On Court, Sisters Off

UNCASVILLE — They went to dinner together Wednesday night. And when this game had ended, Chiney and Nneka Ogwumike walked off the court together, arms wrapped around each other's shoulder.

After the 77-72 loss to the unbeaten Los Angeles Sparks, a heartened rookie Sun coach Curt Miller would say he felt his team had "grown up" Thursday night at Mohegan Sun Arena. The coming schedule, of course, will prove Miller correct or not.

This much is certain. Chiney and Nneka Ogwumike have grown up together and will never grow apart. Sisters forever.

"This was the best one ever," Chiney said of playing against Nneka, "because we actually weren't...

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