Angel Reese hyped over cameo appearance alongside Kamilla Cardoso on NBA Finals commercial starring Dwyane Wade: "Champs Only"

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Angel Reese hyped over cameo appearance alongside Kamilla Cardoso on NBA Finals commercial starring Dwyane Wade: "Champs Only"

The Chicago Sky's dynamic rookie duo, Angel Reese and Kamilla Cardoso, is featured alongside NBA legend Dwyane Wade in a new commercial promoting the upcoming NBA Finals, titled "To the season that was and the champs to be!" Reese expressed her excitement about the commercial.

"Champs Only!" she tweeted while reposting the commercial.

The commercial also features other NBA legends like two-time champions Ray Allen and Isiah Thomas and five-time champion Magic Johnson. Seeing Reese and Cardoso, who won NCAA titles, share the screen with such icons is a significant moment for the young players and the WNBA as a whole.

While Reese and Cardoso's appearance is brief, it's symbolic. It highlights the growing recognition of the WNBA's talent and rising stars and opens the door for future collaborations between the leagues.

Angel Reese's promising start in the WNBA: Solid stats and room for growth

The Chicago Sky (1-1) may be in the midst of a rebuild, but one bright spot has emerged in the form of rookie center Angel Reese. Reese has impressed with her well-rounded skillset and promising start to her WNBA career.

Reese hasn't wasted any time making her mark. Averaging 11.5 points per game and tying for 10th in the league with 8.5 rebounds per game, along with 1.0 steals per game, she's established herself as a key all-around contributor. Her energy and hustle on the boards have been a constant source of inspiration for her teammates.

Reese also delivered an impressive performance in their hard-fought, 83-74 win against the Dallas Wings on Saturday. She showcased her versatility, contributing 11 points, nine rebounds and two assists. Reese shot 33.3% from the field and went 5 of 7 from the free-throw line, demonstrating her efficiency and skill under pressure.

Angel Reese's early success is generating excitement in Chicago. Her well-rounded skillset, coupled with her coachable attitude, positions her as a cornerstone piece for the Sky's future. While there's room for growth, one thing's for sure: Angel Reese is a name to remember in the WNBA.

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