L.A. Sparks player celebrates big layup by busting her teammate’s face open

Candace Parker, one of the WNBA’s most recognizable names, really needs to work on her celebration game. After Nneka Ogwumike hit a big layup in overtime of the Los Angeles Sparks-Detroit Shock game last night, Parker celebrated by accidentally headbutting Ogwumike and splitting her teammate’s eye open. Ogwumike’s face was instantly covered in blood after the celebration gone wrong.

(Insert sexist WNBA joke here.)

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[Fox Sports]

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