Q. What Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) Hall of Fame player was the first to dunk in a WNBA game?
A. Lisa Leslie, on July 30, 2002 against the Miami Sol. A three-time WNBA MVP and eight-time All-Star and a four-time Olympic gold medal winner, Leslie was the No. 7 pick in the 1997 inaugural WNBA draft by the Los Angeles Sparks. Playing her entire 11-year career with the team, in 2011 Leslie became a Sparks co-owner and for the 2016 WNBA’s 20th Anniversary was voted into the WNBA Top 20@20.
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