As we’ve said before, she is the heart of our franchise, the first face on our Mount Rushmore, the best winner and competitor in the women’s game.
The trajectory of our organization changed the day we drafted her 13 years ago, and we are excited she will be here into the future.” Taurasi is a pure winner who has won at all levels of basketball.
The year 2006 was the significant one for her as she broke the record of Katie Smith's league records.It's been pretty cool." The good news doesn’t stop there for Taurasi, though.Earlier today Phoenix announced she has signed a multi-year contract extension with the franchise.Let's congratulate the couple for their happily married life. During her days at Don Antonio High School, Diana was awarded the 2000 Cheryl Miller Award, the Los Angeles Times declared her the best player in Southern California. She was declared the Parade Magazine National High School Player of the Year and the 19 Ms. Diana achieved twelve points with MVP honors in the 2000 WBCA High School All-American Game.Taurasi is one of the most prominent players in women's basketball winning three WNBA titles and four U. Following her career, she was selected first overall in 2004 WNBA Draft by the Phoenix Mercury.