Johanna Huckeba/The Republic Diana Taurasi speaks about her career with the Phoenix Mercury during the reveal of the official renaming of 1st Street to 7498 Taurasi Way on Wednesday, Junne 28, 2017, in honor of her becoming the WNBA career scoring leader.Johanna Huckeba/The Republic Phoenix Mercury Penny Taylor and Diana Taurasi watch the last seconds of Game 3 of the WNBA semifinal against Minnesota Lynx at Talking Stick Resort Arena on October 2, 2016. Mary Kay and Patrick Battillo show off their Diana Taurasi bobbleheads honoring Taurasi's four gold medals before a WNBA game against Dallas at Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix on August 25, 2016.0513110417mf mercury0517 - 5/16/11 – Phoenix Mercury (cq) star Diana Taurasi (cq) talks with The Arizona Republic (cq) sports columnist Dan Bickley (cq) following the team’s training camp practice on Monday, May 16, 2011 (cq).
She has won three WNBA titles with the Mercury and four U. Taurasi and Taylor have kept their personal relationship private for the most part by choice."That was our special thing," Taurasi said.Diana Taurasi, the WNBA star who has been rumored to be lesbian, is still keeping her sexuality a mystery.She has not publicly discussed her sexual preference and has said that it is her private matter and nobody else’s particulars concern.They’ve been photographed hugging and looking fancy at events, but that’s about all there is in the way of facts here. We just want to see Diana with a hot lady who can score points, alright?
Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi (left) high-fives Penny Taylor, director of player development/performance, before playing against the Dallas Wings at Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix, Ariz. season Sunday."Just an amazing day, one of the happiest days we've ever had," Taurasi said after the Mercury's 68-58 loss to Dallas.
The official renaming of 1st Street was revealed as 7489 Taurasi Way on Wednesay, June 28, 2017, in honor of Diana Taurasi breaking the WNBA career scoring record with 7,489 points.