Stories tagged: Diana Taurasi
Sat., Sept. 29, 2018, 7:51 p.m.
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, 4:42 p.m.
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, 5:19 p.m.
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, 9:25 p.m.
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, 7:15 p.m.
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, 3:33 p.m.
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, 6:26 p.m.
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, 8:33 p.m.
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. …