Connecticut Sun forward and ESPN Africa Anchor, Chiney Ogwumike, is featured on the pod this week.
The WBNA All-Star spoke at the 2017 Hashtag Sports Conference about how athletes can engage with their fans through different social media platforms.
While at Stanford, Ogumike played in three Final Fours and not only was she selected with the No. 1 pick in the 2014 WNBA Draft, but she’d go on to win Rookie of the Year. An Achilles injury she suffered while playing in China has the forward sidelined this season, which has given her the opportunity to invest some time pursuing her post-career aspirations.
Ogwumike joined the pod to discuss the challenges of her new role with ESPN, a Title IX take from Stanford coach Tara Vanderveer that has stuck with her and a little sibling rivalry with older sister and league MVP Nneka…
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