Well, THAT was unexpected. For those of you who missed it, the Detroit Shock (that's our WNBA team, for those who haven't noticed) got into a brawl last night with the Los Angeles Sparks. The brawl ended with one Shock player (Cheryl Ford, daughter of Karl Malone) being wheeled off the court with a knee injury, and Sparks star Lisa Leslie knocked to the floor by former Bad Boy (and hopefully peacekeeper) Rick Mahorn. Here's the video:
It's hard to tell whether Mahorn was trying to play peacekeeper or knocked Leslie down in anger, but I have to give him the benefit of the doubt, especially considering his substantial size advantage over Leslie.
I must say, though, that nothing the Shock can do will ever match this (and that's a good thing):