Diana Taurasi became an Internet sensation when the Phoenix star gave Seimone Augustus of Minnesota a peck on the cheek after the pair were called for double personal fouls in Minnesota's 85-62 rout of the Mercury on Thursday night in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals.
Video of the moment has garnered more than 1.6 million views on YouTube in just 24 hours.
While it was...
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September 28, 2013
I think the WNBA playoffs or something are going on, I am not exactly sure, but they are kissing girls during the game, so I figured someone might find that interesting.
H/T CJ Zero
Diana Taurasi planted a kiss on Seimone Augustus during Thursday night's game. The refs handed out a pair of technicals for what went down.
This has got to be a first for the WNBA, no? Diana Taurasi received a technical on Thursday night during the 4th quarter of the Western Conference Finals game between the Phoenix Mercury and the Minnesota Lynx after she kissed Seimone Augustus. You can see from the video that the two ladies got in each other’s faces and Diana took the road less traveled. The result was a whole...
Diana Taurasi had 20 points and 10 assists and the Phoenix Mercury beat the San Antonio Silver Stars 82-61 Friday night for their fifth win in the last six games.
The Mercury (19-14) hit four straight 3-pointers to start the fourth quarter, scoring 21 straight points to open an 80-52 lead with 3:55 left.
Danielle Adams and Shenise Johnson each had 11 points for San Antonio (11...
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September 14, 2013
Diana Taurasi has been suspended one game for an accumulation of technical fouls.
The Phoenix Mercury star picked up her ninth technical of the season in the third quarter against New York on Tuesday night. She'll miss the Mercury's nationally televised game in Chicago on Wednesday night.
Under WNBA rules, a player or coach is automatically suspended without pay for one...
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September 11, 2013
PHOENIX With the end of her 10th season in sight, the most important variable attributed to the WNBAs brightest star hasnt been diminished.
Through the tribulations of an uneven season, passion for the game stills governs her approach.
I love coming to the gym, Mercury guard Diana Taurasi said in an interview after Wednesdays practice. Its the only thing I want to do when I get...
The definitive slam dunk for this Phoenix Mercury season was unloaded by ... Diana Taurasi.
When its an emphasis, the superstar guard said, you have to do it.
OK, so it was a verbal 360 with rim-bending undertones that sounded louder than any Brittney Griner throwdown. Thats what makes it so relatively profound.
By the way, Taurasi made this statement while weaving through questions...
Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi and center Brittney Griner were voted starters for the WNBA All-Star Game, the league announced Thursday night.
This is the fifth time in franchise history that the Mercury have had multiple All-Stars (1999, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011).
The selection for Taurasi was the franchise-record sixth All-Star nod of her career. She was previously named...
PHOENIX -- Construction of the hypothetical Phoenix Mercury powerhouse was set back Wednesday night by some shoddy labor.
The checklist of particulars is presented by superstar guard Diana Taurasi.
"Our spacing was terrible, our screening wasnt good and we didnt take care of the ball," Taurasi said a few minutes after an 80-69 loss to the Minnesota Lynx that marked the...