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Cynthia Cooper left mark on WNBA

Some would have been pondering retirement, but then 34-year-old dominated WNBA

Originally Published: August 12, 2010
By Mechelle Voepel | Special to ESPN.com

Cynthia Cooper's peak years -- that time when she was at her absolute zenith in making demoralized defenders feel they were mostly wasting their time -- were not seen in the United States.

And on the eve of her induction into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame this weekend, it's vitally important to remember that. Because she won four WNBA titles with Houston and two MVP awards in the league, American fans tend to think they did see the best of Cooper.

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