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  1. ASU women tackle national scoring leader Kelsey PlumRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | The Arizona Republic

    ... has surpassed 40. Her scoring low is 21. She is projected to be a top-three WNBA draft pick in April. The Phoenix Mercury select fifth overall. Defending Plum will be a major test for ASU's young guards. The Sun Devils are starting sophomore Sabrina ...

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  2. Penny Taylor wants to be part of Opals' futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | The Age

    ... international basketball after the Opals' heartbreaking quarter-final loss in Rio, then altogether when her Phoenix Mercury lost in the WNBA playoffs. "It wasn't a sudden stop to it all, it was a gradual realisation that this is how I wanted to do ...

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  3. 2016 sucked for the Phoenix Suns. Bring on 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 31 | Bright Side of the Sun

    ... pronounced in Phoenix, where the Phoenix Suns , Arizona Cardinals , Arizona Diamondbacks , Arizona Coyotes , Phoenix Mercury, Arizona Rattlers, and Arizona State football and basketball teams all failed in such varied and spectacular ways that it is ...

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  4. Checking in on how the Mystics are doing abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 29 | Bullets Forever

    ... opportunities to shine. The good news is that she has emerged to be one of their best players along with Phoenix Mercury center Brittney Griner or Spanish star Alba Torrens with Taurasi out of the picture early. But the bad news is that she is ...

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  5. Men's Hoops to Begin Homestand Tuesday Night 12/11/2016 The...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | MGo Blue

    ... was a head coach at Grand Canyon University in Phoenix from 2009-13 and the interim head coach with the Phoenix Mercury in 2013 before heading to Conway, Arkansas. Pennell also has been an assistant coach at Arizona State, Ole Miss and Oklahoma ...

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  6. Local roundup: Sun release 2017 WNBA scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: The Connecticut Sun will open the 2017 WNBA season, their 15th at Mohegan Sun Arena, with a home game against the Atlanta Dream on Saturday, May 13, at 7 p.m. Among the home highlights will be two appearances apiece by perennial all-star Diana Taurasi of the Phoenix Mercury and reigning WNBA Rookie of the Year Breanna Stewart of the Seattle Storm, two former UConn greats.

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  7. Phoenix Mercury schedule 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | The Arizona Republic

    Phoenix Mercury schedule 2017 The Phoenix Mercury have released its 2017 schedule. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/2gg40fK Of the 17 home games, 11 will be played on a Friday , a Saturday or a Sunday .

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  8. Phoenix mayor eyeing run for statewide officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | The Arizona Republic

    ... members negotiated map boundaries without the mayor's input. Aug. 13 2012: During a practice with the Phoenix Mercury, a player's elbow connects with Stanton's nose and breaks it in two places. The mayor's basketball-related injury lands him in the ...

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  9. Phoenix Suns team dentist opens downtown Phoenix officeRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2016 | Business Journal

    ... The new office is within the $7.9 million, 28,000-square-fooot multi-specialty clinic the Phoenix Suns, Phoenix Mercury and Iasis Healthcare Corp. opened earlier this year near the Talking Stick Resort Arena in downtown Phoenix. That building ...

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  10. Sandy Brondello signs multi-year contract extension with PhoenixRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | Swish Appeal

    A familiar face will stay on the sidelines for the Phoenix Mercury, as the franchise has announced a new multi-year contract extension for head coach Sandy Brondello. Her coaching duties will remain the same, as well as being the vice president of player personnel with Phoenix.

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  11. Mercury seek to close gap with Lynx, SparksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | The Arizona Republic

    Phoenix Mercury end up in WNBA playoff final four again but know they need to close gap with Lynx, Sparks. Phoenix Mercury seek to close gap with Lynx, Sparks Phoenix Mercury end up in WNBA playoff final four again but know they need to close gap with Lynx, Sparks.

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  12. WSU notes: Shockers womena s basketball players pick their best rolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2016 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Harden heads to Israel - Former Shocker women's player Alex Harden recently ended her second season with the Phoenix Mercury of the WNBA and is on her way to Israel to join Hapoel Zichron/Magan. She regards her European season, which lasts into the ...

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  13. Can a founding stalwart dethrone the defending champs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | YardBarker.com

    Back in May, when the league's general managers were surveyed on which teams would win the WNBA Finals, the majority of them picked the Phoenix Mercury. Diana Taurasi's return to the league after a season overseas was supposed to catapult the team toward its fourth championship, but save for the late-season push into the playoffs, the Mercury was nowhere close to contending.

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  14. Penny Taylor's stellar career comes to an endRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | Bright Side of the Sun

    More often than not, life doesn't provide a storybook ending. That was the case for Penny Taylor and the Phoenix Mercury Oct. 2, as the Minnesota Lynx swept the Mercury out of the WNBA Semifinals with an 82-67 win in Phoenix and brought down the curtain on the career of one of the Mercury's greatest players.

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  15. Lynx to rest before beginning last leg of title questRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | Star Tribune

    Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi got no relief from the referees, or from Lynx guard Jia Perkins, when she wound up on her knees with the basketball in the first half of Game 2 of the WNBA semifinals. Phoenix was swept in three games.

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  16. WNBA: Moore scores 20 to help Lynx sweep Mercury with 82-67 winRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Phoenix a Maya Moore scored 20 points and Natasha Howard added 17 to help the defending WNBA champion Minnesota Lynx beat the Phoenix Mercury 82-67 on Sunday, completing a three-game sweep of the semifinal series. The top-seeded Lynx, who also eliminated the Mercury in the penultimate round a year ago, await the winner of Los Angeles-Chicago in their return trip to the WNBA finals.

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  17. WNBA Playoff CapsulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 | Erie Times News

    "' Maya Moore scored 20 points and Natasha Howard added 17 to help the defending WNBA champion Minnesota Lynx beat the Phoenix Mercury 82-67 on Sunday, completing a three-game sweep of the semifinal series. The top-seeded Lynx, who also eliminated the Mercury in the penultimate round a year ago, await the winner of Los Angeles-Chicago in their return trip to the WNBA finals.

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  18. No fairytale finish for Penny TaylorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 | Yahoo!

    Penny Taylor won't be adding a fourth WNBA championship to her long list of basketball accomplishments, the Opals star fading off into retirement with Phoenix Mercury's semi-finals wipeout. The Mercury were outclassed 82-67 by defending champions Minnesota in game three on Sunday to go down in straight sets in the best-of-five playoff series.

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  19. Lynx sweep MercuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 | Post-Bulletin

    Maya Moore scored 20 points and Natasha Howard added 17 to help the defending WNBA champion Minnesota Lynx beat the Phoenix Mercury 82-67 on Sunday, completing a three-game sweep of the semifinal series. The top-seeded Lynx, who also eliminated the Mercury in the penultimate round a year ago, await the winner of Los Angeles-Chicago in their return trip to the WNBA finals.

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  20. Opals legend Penny Taylor's career over after WNBA lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... your want direct to your inbox. PHOENIX: Opals great Penny Taylor's basketball career is over, her WNBA team Phoenix Mercury knocked out in the semi-finals by defending champions Minnesota. The Mercury were outclassed 82-67 by the Lynx to go down ...

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