The AP reports:

Tina Thompson scored 23 points to become the WNBA’s all-time scoring leader Sunday night in a 92-83 loss to the San Antonio Silver Stars.

She surpassed Lisa Leslie’s career total of 6,263 points. Leslie, who played for Los Angeles for her entire career, retired last year.

Jun 8, 2010; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Sparks forward Tina Thompson (32) is introduced before the game against the Phoenix Mercury at the Staples Center. Photo via Newscom