Diana Taurasi signs extension

Updated: August 9, 2014, 10:15 AM ET
Associated Press

PHOENIX -- Diana Taurasi signed a multiyear contract extension with the Phoenix Mercury on Friday.

Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

The 32-year-old former UConn guard is averaging 17.0 points and 5.8 assists this season and has led the Mercury to a WNBA-best 25-4 record. She helped Phoenix win championships in 2006 and 2009, was the 2009 league MVP and has won five scoring titles.

"Why would I ever want to play anywhere else?" Taurasi said in a statement released ...

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