It’s hard to believe, but the Phoenix Mercury is still very much in the WNBA title hunt. Despite winning only four games during the first two months of the season, the Mercury is still within striking distance of fourth place -- and the playoff seed that goes with it. If the Mercury can sneak into the playoffs with a healthy Diana Taurasi, they could make some noise in October.
The team will have a chance to gain some ground on Friday, July 13, when hosting the fourth-place Seattle Storm at US Airways Center, 201 East Jefferson Street. The Storm has been red-hot for almost a month, so the Mercury squad figures to have its hands full.
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Fri., July 13, 7 p.m., 2012