Tag Archives: Monique Currie

Mercury Season Ends on Questionable Foul Call; 72-71 to Lynx

By: Kayla Mortellaro  Update Monday at 1:12 p.m.- The WNBA released a statement about the controversial foul call late in game two of the Western Conference Finals. WNBA STATEMENT ON CALL IN LYNX-MERCURY GAME   NEW YORK, Sept. 28, 2015 – Renee Brown, WNBA Chief of Basketball Operations and Player Relations, issued the following statement today regarding the foul call with ... Read More »

Mercury Pull Past Sparks 70-65

By: Kayla Mortellaro  PHOENIX— A game that had no baring on the outcome of the Mercury’s 2015 playoff seeding, ended up meaning a lot for the franchise. The Mercury pulled past the Sparks 70-65 Friday night and evened the series 2-2 with LA on the season. With the win, the Mercury notched their second consecutive 20-win season and the fifth time ... Read More »

Mercury Fight Past Lynx 81-66

By: Kayla Mortellaro  PHOENIX— The Phoenix Mercury pulled off the upset Sunday afternoon against the Minnesota Lynx 81-66. Head coach Sandy Brondello preaches defense as the key to winning games for the Mercury. Sunday, the team knocked down one of the best teams in the Western Conference who was previously undefeated and averaging 85 points per game in the first three ... Read More »

Mercury Celebrate Opening Night with 2014 Championship Rings and a Win

By: Kayla Mortellaro  PHOENIX— The Phoenix Mercury started the 2015 season with an elaborate ceremony presenting the team their 2014 WNBA Championship rings and unveiling the championship banner in the rafters. The team’s star and arguably the best player in the WNBA, Diana Taurasi was in attendance, as was Penny Taylor and suspended Brittney Griner. The Mercury were joined by an ... Read More »