Diana Taurasi

The Mercury only go as far as Taurasi Goes?

May 23, 2011 10:53am

Diana Taurasi offers up a refreshing and honest interview with The Arizona Republic’s Dan Binkley. As one of the premier women’s basketball players in the world, a lot of the success of the Phoenix Mercury rests with Taurasi. After a break this off season, when Taurasi is normally playing in Europe, she sounds rejuvenated and focused on the Mercury’s quest for a championship. When losing in the Western Conference finals is a down year, you know the the goals by Taurasi and the Mercury are set high.

Taurasi to Return to Turkey but in New Colors

May 12, 2011 5:11pm

Fanning the flames in Istanbul

To continue her intriguing and tumultuous off-season, Diana Taurasi  has agreed to return to Istanbul for the next Euroleague season, but not where one might expect. The Phoenix Mercury star has agreed to a deal with Galatasaray, who just so happens to be the fierce intercity rival of Taurasi’s former Turkish club Fenerbahce. This comes on the heels of Taurasi’s suspension and then retraction by the Turkish League for the use of a banned substance.

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