Las Vegas Aces win first WNBA title, Chelsea Gray named MVP

Las Vegas Aces’ A’ja Wilson holds up the championship trophy as she celebrates with her team their win in the WNBA basketball finals against the Connecticut Sun, Sunday, in Uncasville, Conn. (AP Photos/Jessica Hill)

Las Vegas Aces’ A’ja Wilson, left, is pressured by Connecticut Sun’s Alyssa Thomas, right, during the first half.

Las Vegas Aces’ Chelsea Gray (12) goes up for a basket as Connecticut Sun’s DeWanna Bonner, left, and Brionna Jones (42) defend during the second half in Game 4 of a WNBA basketball final playoff series, Sunday, in Uncasville, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

UNCASVILLE, Conn. — Las Vegas never had a professional sports champion — until Sunday.