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2013 WNBA Playoffs: The Phoenix Mercury beat the L.A. Sparks to advance to Western Conference Finals

Regardless of your rooting interests, the Phoenix Mercury's 78-77 win over the Los Angeles Sparks in Game 3 of the first round of the WNBA Playoffs was by far one of the best games of the 2013 WNBA season and it's a shame that this series can't be decided with (at least) a five-game series so these teams could continue battling like that.

After the game, the focus on Twitter was the Sparks' final play in which Candace Parker was unable to get a clean shot off.

There'll be plenty of legacy talk to go around given what happened on the final three possessions, but let's put that off for now. What did you think of that last sequence of plays?

For more on the series, check out our Sparks-Mercury series storystream.