Flashback: Mercury crowned
On this day in 2009, the Phoenix Mercury won their second WNBA title by beating the Indiana Fever 94-86 in Game 5 of one of the best series in league history. The Mercury were led by their Big Three of Diana Taurasi, Cappie Pondexter and Penny Taylor. Taurasi, the regular-season MVP in 2009, also was named MVP of the Finals. The series was highlighted by a 120-116 overtime victory for Phoenix in Game 1.