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Griner, Taylor lead Mercury past Lynx in Game 1

PHOENIX -- Brittney Griner had 23 points and 11 rebounds and the Phoenix Mercury held off a late rally to beat the Minnesota Lynx 85-71 on Friday night in Game 1 of the best-of-3 Western Conference finals. Penny Taylor added 16 points, 13 rebounds, seven assists and a pair of steals for the Mercury, who built a 25-point lead in the third quarter but allowed Minnesota to get within...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Griner and Taylor lift Mercury over Lynx 85-71

PHOENIX (AP) Brittney Griner had 23 points and 11 rebounds and the Phoenix Mercury held off a late rally to beat the Minnesota Lynx 85-71 on Friday night in Game 1 of the best-of-3 Western Conference finals. Penny Taylor added 16 points, 13 rebounds, seven assists and a pair of steals for the Mercury, who built a 25-point lead in the third quarter but allowed Minnesota to get within...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Brittney Griner Becomes First Player To Dunk In WNBA Playoff Game (Video)

Brittney Griner dunks hardly are front-page news anymore. Her dunk Sunday night, though, was particularly significant. Griner intercepted a pass near halfcourt during Game 3 of the WNBA’s Western Conference semifinals and took it the length of the floor for an emphatic slam, becoming the first player ever to dunk in a WNBA playoff game. Griner’s Phoenix Mercury rolled past...
Via NESN.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Brittney Griner Throws Down The First Slam Dunk In WNBA Playoff History With Authority

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Via Next Impulse Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Brittney Griner dunks as 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. Penny Taylor scored 17 points and Candice Dupree had 16 points and eight rebounds as Phoenix advanced to a matchup...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Brittney Griner Is Engaged To WNBA Player Glory B. Johnson

  Just when you were starting to forget all about Brittney Griner and her basketball career, here she comes again. Brit went out...
Via Busted Coverage
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Brittney Griner, Fellow WNBA Star Glory Johnson Get Engaged (Photo)

PHOENIX — Women’s basketball stars Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson are engaged. Griner proposed to Johnson and both posted it on social media, with Griner showing a photo of her on one knee with a ring in her hand in front of Johnson on her Instagram account. Griner plays for the WNBA’s Phoenix Mercury and Johnson for the Tulsa Shock. In the post, Griner wrote: “Last Night...
Via NESN.com
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Brittney Griner Gets Engaged to Tulsa Shock Player Glory Johnson

  Brittney Griner popped the big question Thursday night. While celebrating their 2 month anniversary, Phoenix Mercury player Griner popped the big question to girlfriend Tulsa Shock player Glory Johnson. “Last Night was a Night to Remember I became the happiest person on this earth! (almost pass out but when that one word came out I came back to life) Me and my baby @missvol25 are...
Via Geeks and Cleats
15 days ago  |  Discuss

WNBA stars Britney Griner and Glory Johnson now engaged

Congratulations are in order for WNBA star Brittney Griner and her girlfriend, Tulsa Shock forward Glory Johnson. The two got engaged Thursday night when Britney popped the question. Last Night was a Night to Remember I became the happiest person on this earth! (almost pass out but when that one word came out I came back to life) Me and my baby @missvol25 are in it for Life! ...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Mercury closing in on record winning streak

Brittney Griner and the Phoenix Mercury are closing in on one of the greatest records in WNBA history, the Los Angeles Sparks' 18-game winning streak. To equal that mark, the Mercury need to win two more games, starting with defending champion Minnesota on Thursday night. The Lynx have dominated Phoenix recently, winning 14 straight over the Mercury from 2011-13. Phoenix finally...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss
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