Found July 19, 2013 on Fox Sports Arizona:
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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Diana Taurasi and her Phoenix Mercury teammates said they were unaware of the Los Angeles Sparks' home dominance. They were too concerned about ending their own streak. Playing in her home city in a nationally televised game, Taurasi scored 32 points and DeWanna Bonner had 17 points and 11 rebounds as the Mercury snapped the Sparks' 19-game regular-season home winning streak Thursday night with a 90-84 win. Phoenix (9-7) played a third straight game without injured Brittney Griner but became the first team to defeat Los Angeles at home this season. Penny Taylor scored 16 points and Candice Dupree added 15 points and nine rebounds as the Mercury snapped a three-game slide. "I think it was more important to break our streak of three in a row," Taurasi said. "They're a really, really good team, especially at home . I think it was more of a big thing for us." Candace Parker led the Sparks (11-5) with 25 points and 14 rebounds, and ...
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