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Sky capture 1st WNBA crown; Copper named MVP

Hometown heros Candace Parker and Allie Quigley came through big time to help Chicago win its first WNBA championship with a 80-74 victory over the Phoenix Mercury. Kahleah Copper was named WNBA Finals MVP.

Sources: LSU coach Orgeron out at season’s end

Ed Orgeron and LSU have reached an agreement that he will not return as coach of the Tigers next season, sources told ESPN, confirming a report by Sports Illustrated. He is expected to finish out the remainder of the 2021 season.

Jaguars end 20-game skid with last-second FG

Matthew Wright made a 53-yard field goal on the final play of the game to give the Jaguars a 23-20 victory that snapped Jacksonville’s 20-game skid, the NFL’s second-longest losing streak ever.