Australian and WNBA Legend Lauren Jackson Retires

Australian born and WNBA legend Lauren Jackson has officially announced her retirement from international play. Jackson was an 8-time WNBA All-Star, 3 time MVP, and won two WNBA Championships during her career. Unfortunately, her years of playing took a toll on her body and essentially forced her retirement. Jackson was hopeful for a shot at the Rio Olympics, but as Jackson said, “(she) doesn’t want to walk with a limp for the rest of her life.”  To read more on ESPNW click here.

Lauren von Bernuth