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Cappie Pondexter is triple-teamed on her way to (Credit: Jason Decrow)

Cappie Pondexter is triple-teamed on her way to the basket during a game against the Connecticut Sun. (Aug. 16, 2012)

Liberty 79, Sun 66

The Liberty defeated the Connecticut Sun, 79-66, on Thursday at the Prudential Center.

Plenette Pierson goes to the basket during a
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Plenette Pierson goes to the basket during a game against the Connecticut Sun. (Aug. 16, 2012)

Cappie Pondexter fights for a loose ball with
(Credit: Jason Decrow)

Cappie Pondexter fights for a loose ball with Connecticut's Allison Hightower during a WNBA game at the Prudential Center. (Aug. 16, 2012)

DeMya Walker goes to the basket against Connecticut's
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DeMya Walker goes to the basket against Connecticut's Kelsey Griffin during a WNBA game at the Prudential Center. (Aug. 16, 2012)

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Cappie Pondexter drives against Connecticut's Allison Hightower during
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Cappie Pondexter drives against Connecticut's Allison Hightower during a WNBA game at the Prudential Center. (Aug. 16, 2012)

Cappie Pondexter goes to the basket against Connecticut's
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Cappie Pondexter goes to the basket against Connecticut's Asjha Jones during a WNBA game at the Prudential Center. (Aug. 16, 2012)

Essence Carson defends a shot from Connecticut's Kara
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Essence Carson defends a shot from Connecticut's Kara Lawson during a WNBA game at the Prudential Center. (Aug. 16, 2012)

Cappie Pondexter is triple-teamed on her way to
(Credit: Jason Decrow)

Cappie Pondexter is triple-teamed on her way to the basket during a game against the Connecticut Sun. (Aug. 16, 2012)

Kia Vaughn goes to the basket past Connecticut's
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Kia Vaughn goes to the basket past Connecticut's Allison Hightower during a WNBA game at the Prudential Center. (Aug. 16, 2012)

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Essence Carson defends Connecticut's Renee Montgomery as she
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Essence Carson defends Connecticut's Renee Montgomery as she tries to pass during a WNBA game at the Prudential Center. (Aug. 16, 2012)

Cappie Pondexter is congratulated by teammate Leilani Mitchell
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Cappie Pondexter is congratulated by teammate Leilani Mitchell after sinking a shot at the halftime buzzer during a game against the Connecticut Sun. (Aug. 16, 2012)

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