Stories tagged: diana taurasi
UPDATED: Wed., July 15, 2020
Diana Taurasi and Sue Bird know that they are on the tail end of their basketball careers.
Sat., Sept. 29, 2018
Just as it has done for most of the tournament, the U.S. used a big third quarter keyed by Diana Taurarsi and Breanna Stewart to pull away from an opponent.
Sun., Sept. 2, 2018
Brittney Griner scored with 14.1 seconds to play then prevented Breanna Stewart from getting a shot off before the buzzer as the Phoenix Mercury rallied from a 17-point deficit to …
Mon., July 23, 2018
The WNBA has suspended Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi one game without pay after she received her seventh technical foul of the season.
Fri., May 18, 2018
Diana Taurasi scored 20 of her 26 points in the first half and became the first WNBA player with 1,000 career 3-pointers, helping the Phoenix Mercury beat the Dallas Wings …
Fri., Sept. 8, 2017
USA Basketball will have many former Olympians at its women’s national team training camp at the end of the month, including four-time Olympic gold medal winners Sue Bird and Diana …
UPDATED: Wed., June 21, 2017
With that one basket Sunday, Diana Taurasi became the WNBA’s all-time scoring leader, adding another highlight to an already sterling resume while boosting her case as the greatest player in …
Sun., June 18, 2017
Diana Taurasi scored 19 points to break the WNBA career scoring record in the Phoenix Mercury’s 90-59 loss to the Los Angeles Sparks on Sunday.
Sat., Sept. 24, 2016
Diana Taurasi tends to play her best when the most is on the line.
Fri., June 5, 2015
NEW YORK – Domestic violence, absent marquee players and Isiah Thomas lobbying to become a potential owner made for a busy WNBA offseason. President Laurel J. Richie hopes that with …
Wed., Feb. 4, 2015
Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi will sit out the 2015 WNBA season after receiving a lucrative offer from her Russian club team to rest this summer. Taurasi led the Mercury …
Mon., Jan. 31, 2011
Former UConn women’s basketball star Diana Taurasi is adamant: No matter what the test results showed, she never used performance-enhancing drugs. “There’s no way I’ve ever taken anything,” she told …
Sat., Dec. 25, 2010
NEW YORK – WNBA standout and former UConn star Diana Taurasi tested positive for modafinil while playing in a professional women’s league in Turkey, the country’s basketball federation said Friday. …