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It Takes Three to Three-Peat
Tim Crothers
May 29, 2000
Often overlooked, Tina Thompson is again central to the Comets' title hopes
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May 29, 2000

It Takes Three To Three-peat

Often overlooked, Tina Thompson is again central to the Comets' title hopes

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The Comets begin the season favored to join the Boston Celtics as only the second pro basketball team to four-peat. But Cooper is 37, and Thompson's chance to move up in Houston's firm is coming, unless the woman who is always paddling against the current suddenly decides to scrap basketball and become a lawyer. She plans to take the LSAT this winter, so one way or another, it may not be long before Tina Thompson finally gets her chance to command a court.

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