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5 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

Mercury will rely on Griner's mojo in series with Lynx

Mercury will rely on Brittney Griner's mojo in series with Minnesota Lynx Brittney Griner's improved play gives the Phoenix Mercury hope against the Minnesota Lynx.

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Related Topix: Diana Taurasi, Dewanna Bonner, Candice Dupree, Candice Wiggins, Sports, More Sports, WNBA Women's Basketball, Phoenix Mercury

Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Washington Post

Griner helps Mercury beat Sparks to sweep series

Brittney Griner scored a career playoff-high 21 points, including a breakaway two-handed dunk, and the Phoenix Mercury cruised to a 93-68 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks in Game 2 on Sunday night to complete a sweep in their Western Conference semifinals series.

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Related Topix: Candace Parker, Candice Dupree, Diana Taurasi, Sports, More Sports, WNBA Women's Basketball, Phoenix Mercury, Los Angeles Sparks

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Up next for Sparks: Sunday night vs. Phoenix Mercury

Sparks forward Candace Parker, left, and Phoenix's Penny Taylor battle for the ball during Game 1 of the WNBA Western Conference semifinals on Friday.

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Related Topix: Candace Parker, Diana Taurasi, Sports, More Sports, WNBA Women's Basketball, Phoenix Mercury

WNBA

Mercury Coach Sandy Brondello Named WNBA Coach of the Year After...

Phoenix Head Coach Sandy Brondello, who in her first season on the Mercury bench guided the franchise to a league-best 29-5 record and the highest single-season win total in league history, is the recipient of the 2014 WNBA Coach of the Year Award, the WNBA announced today.

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Related Topix: Diana Taurasi, Sports, More Sports, Maya Moore, Minnesota Lynx

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Arizona Republic

WNBA rivals Mercury, Sparks meet again

WNBA rivals Mercury, Sparks know each other well The WNBA's Mercury and Los Angeles Sparks have a long history against each other.

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Related Topix: Dewanna Bonner, Diana Taurasi, Candice Dupree, Candace Parker, Kristi Toliver

Wed Aug 20, 2014

KDUS-AM Tempe

Mercury Poised to Make Run at Third WNBA Title

Led by all-star point guard, Diana Taurasi and center, Brittney Griner, the Mercury hold the best record in the league as the playoffs begin Friday, August 22, at 7:00 p.m. vs. the LA Sparks.

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Related Topix: Diana Taurasi, Candice Dupree, Dewanna Bonner

The Miami Herald

A look at first-round series in WNBA playoffs

Atlanta Dream head coach Michael Cooper watches play during the second half of a WNBA basketball game against the Connecticut Sun, Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, in Uncasville, Conn.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Atlanta Dream, WNBA Women's Basketball, Angel Mccoughtry, Courtney Vandersloot, Tamika Catchings, Becky Hammon

Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Arizona Republic

Al McCoy to call Mercury's playoff opener

The Suns are still looking for their first playoff game since 2010 but the Voice of the Suns is back in the basketball postseason.

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Related Topix: Diana Taurasi, Sports, More Sports, WNBA Women's Basketball, Phoenix Mercury, Phoenix Suns, NBA Basketball, Kristi Toliver, Jantel Lavender

Swish Appeal

's 2014 WNBA awards: Newcomer and Comeback Player of the Year awards

Both L.A. Sparks post Sandrine Gruda and Phoenix Mercury wing Penny Taylor are among the WNBA's "comeback players".

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Related Topix: Lynetta Kizer, Sports, More Sports, WNBA Women's Basketball, Phoenix Mercury, Becky Hammon, Sophia Young

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Swish Appeal

2014 WNBA Awards: Recognizing the top candidates for each award

Courtney Paris led the WNBA in rebounding this season and deserves strong consideration for the Most Improved Player award.

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Related Topix: Diana Taurasi, Shay Murphy, Samantha Prahalis, Sports, More Sports, WNBA Women's Basketball

USA Today

WNBA Capsules

Brittney Griner had 18 points and 10 rebounds as the Phoenix Mercury set a WNBA record with their 29th win, beating the Seattle Storm 78-65 in the season finale Sunday night.

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Related Topix: Candice Dupree, Sports, More Sports, WNBA Women's Basketball, Phoenix Mercury, Allie Quigley, Seattle Storm, Soccer Players, Alex

Sun Aug 17, 2014

CBS Atlanta

Griner helps Mercury set WNBA record with 29th win

The first night of a state-imposed curfew in Ferguson, Missouri, ended with tear gas and seven arrests, after police dressed in riot gear used armored vehicles to disperse defiant protesters who refused to leave a... Attorney General Eric Holder on Sunday ordered a federal medical examiner to perform another autopsy on a black Missouri teenager ... (more)

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Arizona Republic

Mercury hold on to top Los Angeles Sparks

The Mercury didn't have a great deal to play for Saturday, having already wrapped up home-court advantage throughout the playoffs.

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Related Topix: Jenna O'Hea, Sports, More Sports, WNBA Women's Basketball, Los Angeles Sparks, Phoenix Mercury, Mistie Bass, Camille Little

Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Arizona Republic

Mercury looking for titles, not records

Mercury concerned more about titles than records The Phoenix Mercury want to win a WNBA championship rather than set a record for wins.

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Related Topix: Diana Taurasi, Sports, More Sports, WNBA Women's Basketball, Phoenix Mercury, Kristi Toliver, Los Angeles Sparks

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Bradenton.com

Schimmel scores 24 to lead Dream past Mercury

1 seed in the Eastern Conference. Tiffany Hayes had 19 points and Aneika Henry added 15 points and 12 rebounds to help Atlanta snap a five-game losing streak.

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Related Topix: Diana Taurasi, Angel Mccoughtry, Tiffany Hayes, Aneika Henry, Sports, More Sports, Atlanta Dream, WNBA Women's Basketball

Merced Sun-Star

Schimmel scores 24 to lead Dream past Mercury

1 seed in the Eastern Conference. Tiffany Hayes had 19 points and Aneika Henry added 15 points and 12 rebounds to help Atlanta snap a five-game losing streak.

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Related Topix: Diana Taurasi, Angel Mccoughtry, Tiffany Hayes, Aneika Henry, Sports, More Sports, Atlanta Dream, WNBA Women's Basketball

Merced Sun-Star

WNBA Capsules

1 seed in the Eastern Conference. Tiffany Hayes had 19 points and Aneika Henry added 15 points and 12 rebounds to help Atlanta snap a five-game losing streak.

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Related Topix: Angel Mccoughtry, Tiffany Hayes, Aneika Henry, Diana Taurasi, Sports, More Sports, Atlanta Dream, WNBA Women's Basketball

Sat Aug 09, 2014

The Arizona Republic

Taurasi, Griner lift Mercury past Lynx

Diana Taurasi hit a jumper with 2.9 seconds remaining and Brittney Griner blocked Lindsay Whalen's layup attempt at the buzzer, and the Mercury beat the Minnesota Lynx 82-80 on Saturday in front of 12,379 at US Airways Center.

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Related Topix: Diana Taurasi, Candice Dupree, Dewanna Bonner, Lindsay Whalen, Maya Moore

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Star Tribune

Gameday preview: Lynx at Phoenix

Lynx update: A must-win game for the Lynx, who trail Western Conference-leading Phoenix by 1A1 2 games.

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Related Topix: Maya Moore, Rebekkah Brunson, Lindsay Whalen, Candice Dupree

The Arizona Republic

Taurasi signs multi-year extension with Mercury

The Mercury's Diana Taurasi signed a multi-year contract extension Friday, keeping the seven-time All-Star in Phoenix for the foreseeable future.

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Related Topix: Diana Taurasi, Candice Dupree, Sports, More Sports, WNBA Women's Basketball, Phoenix Mercury, Aneika Henry, Sancho Lyttle

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