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Commentary: Thompson exiting WNBA with plenty left

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In the last week of the last regular season of her remarkable 17-year WNBA career, and Tina Thompson still won’t break character. She won’t stop being the great blue-collar superstar of her sport. She won’t relent, even as she’s celebrated, until that last practice free throw falls perfectly through the net.

You’d figure that such little things wouldn’t matter at the end, that there would be some level of senioritis for Thompson, who will retire at season’s end. But she…

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