1. Liz Cambage’s “Get in the weight room or get out of the post”
Liz Cambage and the Las Vegas Aces had an incredible Game 3 in the semifinals against the Washington Mystics. Cambage, whose size and strength make her a force to be reckoned with under the net, dropped a whopping 28 points. In a post-game interview, she said:
“If they can’t handle it, get in the weight room or get out of the post.”
Liz Cambage: “If they can’t handle it, get in the weight room or get out of the post.” pic.twitter.com/M0DKrdzHlm— Dime (@DimeUPROXX) September 22, 2019
1. Natasha Cloud’s post-win “weight room” flex
The Washington Mystics beat the Aces in game 4, sending them to the Finals. In the post-game huddle celebration, Natasha Cloud dropped down and started doing pushups on the Aces’ court.
This clapback was planned:
<blockquote class=”twitter-tweet”><p lang=”en” dir=”ltr”>More from Mystics’ Natasha Cloud on Aces’ Liz Cambage’s “weight room” comments: “When it comes to protecting my teammates, I’m the petty one with the loud mouth. You might see me do some push-ups on the court tomorrow. I’ll take my undersized forward any day of the week.” <a href=”https://t.co/lyWYPZJRQN”>pic.twitter.com/lyWYPZJRQN</a></p>— Ben Golliver (@BenGolliver) <a href=”https://twitter.com/BenGolliver/status/1176242783633305600?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>September 23, 2019</a></blockquote> <script async src=”https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js” charset=”utf-8″></script>