sport

Basketball

league

WNBA

Bio: Founded in 1997, the Phoenix Mercury was one of eight original franchises in the WNBA. The team plays their home games at the Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum. During its time in the league, the Mercury has qualified for eleven WNBA Playoffs and made it to the WNBA Finals four times. In 2007, 2009 and 2014, the Mercury won the WNBA Championship. The team won the Western Conference title in 1998, 2007, 2009 and 2014.

Roster:

  • Guards

    • Sophie Cunningham, 9

    • Skylar Diggins-Smith, 4

    • Bria Hartley, 14

    • Diana Taurasi, 3

    • Shatori Walker-Kimbrough, 2

  • Forwards

    • Jessica Breland, 51

    • Nia Coffey, 10

    • Alanna Smith, 11

  • Centers

    • Brittney Griner, 42

    • Kia Vaughn, 1

Staff:

  • Head Coach: Sandy Brondello

  • Assistant Coach: Julie Hairgrove

  • Assistant Coach: Penny Taylor