It’s celebration tour time for the US Rowing women’s eight crew. The gold medal winners made some media stops in New York City on August 25, including a trip to the top of the Empire State Building for a photo opportunity. The team was definitely in good spirits, posing for photos for media and for themselves–then signing autographs for the crowd. The American women’s eight...
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8 hours ago
Diana Taurasi won her fourth gold medal of her career at Rio, which she says is "probably her last one." What makes this one more special than the others, and is she coming back for 2020?
For the sixth straight Olympic Games, the United States women’s basketball team is on top of the world. Diana Taurasi, the greatest women’s player ever, once again led Team USA in its gold medal victory versus Spain, 101-72. Her 17 points (6-of-10 shooting, 5-of-7 beyond the arc) tied a team high and led a balanced U.S. scoring punch. Guard Lindsay Whalen also scored 17 points...
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- Geno Auriemma and Diana Taurasi shared a long, emotional embrace. Mission accomplished.The U.S. women's basketball team won a sixth consecutive Olympic gold medal in dominant fashion, routing Spain 101-72 on Saturday. Taurasi and the Americans played nearly flawless basketball in Rio, and were never challenged. They have won 49 consecutive games in the Olympics...
Via Associated Press
RIO DE JANEIRO — Geno Auriemma and Diana Taurasi shared a long, emotional embrace. Mission accomplished.The U.S. women's basketball team won a sixth consecutive Olympic gold medal in dominant fashion, routing Spain 101-72 on Saturday. Taurasi and the Americans played nearly flawless basketball in Rio, and were never challenged. They have won 49 consecutive games in the Olympics...
Via Associated Press
After winning her fourth gold medal, Diana Taurasi said this gold is bigger than just a medal, as Team USA was out to prove they're the best team ever.
Via CSN Chicago
5 days ago
Diana Taurasi hit three triples against Japan to set the record for most three-pointers in an Olympic tournament. South Koreas Jun Eun Park had held the record with 26; Taurasi now has 28 with one game left to play.
Via CSN Chicago
7 days ago
Last season, Diana Taurasi averaged averaged 16.2 points, 3.8 rebounds, and 5.6 assists for the Phoenix Mercury and helped them to the WNBA title. If the team is going to repeat this season, they will have to do so without the services of the seven-time All-Star. At the request of UMMC Ekaterinburg, the team she...Read More
LOS ANGELES -- Diana Taurasi put up a 3-pointer in the closing seconds. The ball went in, time expired and the veteran guard had coolly delivered another victory for the Phoenix Mercury. This one was extra special. Taurasi scored a season-high 32 points, including a season-best seven 3-pointers, playing in front of family and friends from her nearby hometown of Chino, and the Mercury...
PHOENIX -- Diana Taurasi scored 16 points and Erin Phillips added 15 to help the Phoenix Mercury beat the Tulsa Shock 100-78 on Friday night. Brittney Griner added 14 points, five rebounds and four blocked shots for Phoenix (3-1). Riquna Williams had 27 points off the bench for Tulsa (0-4). Skylar Diggins had 20 points and four assists for Tulsa after being held to two points in...
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