Lisa Leslie off the Court, on the Record

Lisa Leslie

Basketball player Lisa Leslie attends the 2008 National Basketball Players Association Gala. Bryan Bedder/Getty Images hide caption

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Basketball star and Olympic gold medalist Lisa Leslie took time off to have a baby.

Now, she's got a revealing new book that takes us from her childhood to the present day.

She talks with Farai Chideya about her new memoir, Don't Let the Lipstick Fool You, which delves into her personal triumphs on and off the court.

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