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Penicheiro optimistic she'll play in finals

Updated: September 11, 2005, 12:50 AM ET
By Nancy Lieberman | Special to ESPN.com

Sacramento has finally secured its first trip to the WNBA Finals. Now, Ticha Penicheiro just hopes to play in the championship series.

Penicheiro missed both games of the Western Conference Finals after suffering a severely sprained left ankle in practice last Tuesday. But the Monarchs' point guard is hopeful she'll see plenty of playing time come Wednesday once the WNBA Finals open in Connecticut.

"I'm optimistic that I'll be able to play," Penicheiro said late Saturday after ...

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