RebKell's Junkie Boards
Board Junkies Forums
 
Log in Register FAQ Memberlist Search RebKell's Junkie Boards Forum Index

Phoenix Mercury 2018
Goto page Previous  1, 2, 3, 4 ... 13, 14, 15  Next
 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    RebKell's Junkie Boards Forum Index » WNBA
View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
mb1



Joined: 09 Feb 2006
Posts: 4675
Location: Scottsdale,AZ,USA


Back to top
PostPosted: 12/17/17 10:41 am    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Bonner will be cored, yet does she remain in Phoenix?

We need power forward who is a rebounder and defender....to me, the scoring is secondary...it is all about the rebounding.

Howard is a starter on most teams, and would be a welcome addition.

Do Xargay or Petrovic return?

Edit to add: would Phoenix offer Bone a high salary?



_________________
I've got a crush on Rebby!

LONG LIVE THE WNBA!
toad455



Joined: 16 Nov 2005
Posts: 17683



Back to top
PostPosted: 12/17/17 11:48 am    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Mistie Bass is also playing in Australia, so I wonder if Phoenix would bring her back?



_________________
LET'S GO LIBERTY!!!!!!

Twitter: @TBRBWAY
Randy



Joined: 08 Oct 2011
Posts: 8653



Back to top
PostPosted: 12/17/17 1:17 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

toad455 wrote:
Mistie Bass is also playing in Australia, so I wonder if Phoenix would bring her back?


I thought she retired from the WNBA Question Not sure.


Luuuc



Joined: 10 Feb 2005
Posts: 18829



Back to top
PostPosted: 12/17/17 6:44 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Sandy is down under at the moment (for the first time in many years) and has been appearing on a few radio shows & podcasts while here.
Part 1 and Part 2 of her interviews on The Ruckus podcast are probably the most comprehensive, for anyone interested. Part 1 was more Opals-oriented, while Part 2 was a little more WNBA-oriented.

One of the things she mentioned was getting Bonner back this season, though I don't know if it was just an assumption on her part. A lot of the things she, you know, says, don't, you know, give me a lot of, you know, confidence.



_________________
Seems rike no one takes me serirousreee
toad455



Joined: 16 Nov 2005
Posts: 17683



Back to top
PostPosted: 12/17/17 7:53 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

I still see Bonner ending up in Indiana. Sign and trade. But what can Indiana send to try and make it even(S. Johnson & Achonwa?). Does Xargay come back?

PHOENIX
PG: Mitchell/DRobinson
SG: Johnson/Turner/Prince or Talbot
SF: Taurasi/Cannon
PF: Little/Bass or #8 pick
C: Griner/Achonwa/ARobinson



_________________
LET'S GO LIBERTY!!!!!!

Twitter: @TBRBWAY
PUmatty



Joined: 10 Nov 2004
Posts: 14442
Location: Chicago


Back to top
PostPosted: 12/17/17 8:03 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

toad455 wrote:
I still see Bonner ending up in Indiana. Sign and trade. But what can Indiana send to try and make it even(S. Johnson & Achonwa?).


Absolutely not. That is way above market value given the terrible trades teams have had to do when players have demanded a trade to a specific team.


CamrnCrz1974



Joined: 18 Nov 2004
Posts: 17183
Location: Phoenix


Back to top
PostPosted: 12/18/17 4:27 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Randy wrote:
toad455 wrote:
Mistie Bass is also playing in Australia, so I wonder if Phoenix would bring her back?


I thought she retired from the WNBA Question Not sure.


She sat out last season because of pregnancy.

Lindsey Harding was the former Duke player and former Mercury player who retired from the WNBA.


Wiseone1



Joined: 13 Oct 2011
Posts: 232



Back to top
PostPosted: 12/18/17 4:31 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Isn't Bass around the same age as Diana? Mid 30's? Thought they were trying to go younger.


J-Spoon



Joined: 31 Jan 2009
Posts: 4726



Back to top
PostPosted: 12/18/17 8:22 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Dupree might be an UFA why not just bring her back, and keep Bonner. Then maybe hope Billings falls to #8 (you could start Dupree but still give Billings a decent amount of minutes to bang and rebound, or bring Dupree off the bench as a featured scorer in the 2nd unit).

Mitchell/Robinson
Taurasi/Turner/Prince
Bonner/Talbot
Dupree/Billings/Cannon
Griner/A. Robinson


WNBA 09



Joined: 26 Jun 2009
Posts: 7589
Location: Dallas , Texas


Back to top
PostPosted: 12/26/17 5:03 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Congrats to the PHX family on the new addition !! Exclamation Exclamation *Where's The Heart Emoji When You Need It * Wink



_________________
3-Time WNBA Champion-3-Time National Champion-4-Time Olympic Champion....And Yes DT "We Got Confeti" lol
Michelle89



Joined: 17 Nov 2010
Posts: 15411
Location: Holland


Back to top
PostPosted: 12/26/17 5:58 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

WNBA 09 wrote:
Congrats to the PHX family on the new addition !! Exclamation Exclamation *Where's The Heart Emoji When You Need It * Wink


Question



_________________
"Sue Bird and Lauren Jackson were and are the dynamic duo. They're the one-two punch. They're all the clich�s possible to describe people that perfectly complement each other, who make each other better and also bring out the best in the team." �Karen Bryant
CamrnCrz1974



Joined: 18 Nov 2004
Posts: 17183
Location: Phoenix


Back to top
PostPosted: 12/27/17 2:12 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Michelle89 wrote:
WNBA 09 wrote:
Congrats to the PHX family on the new addition !! Exclamation Exclamation *Where's The Heart Emoji When You Need It * Wink


Question


Exactly. HUH?


bballjunkie



Joined: 12 Aug 2014
Posts: 631



Back to top
PostPosted: 01/02/18 2:37 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Could it be in reference to Penny and DTs bundle of joy?


adamj95



Joined: 09 May 2014
Posts: 1572



Back to top
PostPosted: 01/02/18 2:38 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Congrats to Penny and Diana.



_________________
4 time WNBA Champion, 3rd all time in Assists, Minnesota's own: LINDSAY WHALEN.
Michelle89



Joined: 17 Nov 2010
Posts: 15411
Location: Holland


Back to top
PostPosted: 01/02/18 5:37 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Penny is pregnant? Another reason for DT to cut the season with UMMC short



_________________
"Sue Bird and Lauren Jackson were and are the dynamic duo. They're the one-two punch. They're all the clich�s possible to describe people that perfectly complement each other, who make each other better and also bring out the best in the team." �Karen Bryant
WNBA 09



Joined: 26 Jun 2009
Posts: 7589
Location: Dallas , Texas


Back to top
PostPosted: 01/02/18 6:11 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

bballjunkie wrote:
Could it be in reference to Penny and DTs bundle of joy?


BOOOOOYAH , got word not to speak on this until those 2 were ready for the official announcement. Glad too see they are accepting the news !



_________________
3-Time WNBA Champion-3-Time National Champion-4-Time Olympic Champion....And Yes DT "We Got Confeti" lol
Nerd2



Joined: 06 Jun 2010
Posts: 7659



Back to top
PostPosted: 01/02/18 8:32 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

WNBA 09 wrote:
bballjunkie wrote:
Could it be in reference to Penny and DTs bundle of joy?


BOOOOOYAH , got word not to speak on this until those 2 were ready for the official announcement. Glad too see they are accepting the news !


Yeah, the "I have a secret" hint you dropped was not at all easy to interpret. Rolling Eyes


WNBA 09



Joined: 26 Jun 2009
Posts: 7589
Location: Dallas , Texas


Back to top
PostPosted: 01/02/18 9:38 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Nerd2 wrote:
WNBA 09 wrote:
bballjunkie wrote:
Could it be in reference to Penny and DTs bundle of joy?


BOOOOOYAH , got word not to speak on this until those 2 were ready for the official announcement. Glad too see they are accepting the news !


Yeah, the "I have a secret" hint you dropped was not at all easy to interpret. Rolling Eyes


Thanks thus why you couldn't figure it out for the last 7 days. Rolling Eyes Riiiight...



_________________
3-Time WNBA Champion-3-Time National Champion-4-Time Olympic Champion....And Yes DT "We Got Confeti" lol
stever



Joined: 16 Nov 2004
Posts: 6547
Location: Ann Arbor


Back to top
PostPosted: 01/02/18 11:44 pm    ::: Mercury's Diana Taurasi, Penny Taylor expecting first child Reply Reply with quote

https://www.azcentral.com/story/sports/wnba/mercury/2018/01/02/reports-mercurys-diana-taurasi-penny-taylor-expecting-first-child/998565001/



_________________
Women's Basketball Daily
Celebrating the Women's Game Since 2005
WBBDaily Mobile Edition
Nerd2



Joined: 06 Jun 2010
Posts: 7659



Back to top
PostPosted: 01/03/18 2:39 am    ::: Reply Reply with quote

WNBA 09 wrote:
Nerd2 wrote:
WNBA 09 wrote:
bballjunkie wrote:
Could it be in reference to Penny and DTs bundle of joy?


BOOOOOYAH , got word not to speak on this until those 2 were ready for the official announcement. Glad too see they are accepting the news !


Yeah, the "I have a secret" hint you dropped was not at all easy to interpret. Rolling Eyes


Thanks thus why you couldn't figure it out for the last 7 days. Rolling Eyes Riiiight...


When I am told something in confidence, I tend to keep even the fact that I have a secret as a secret. I suspect I'm not the only one who knew what you meant when you posted it.


Luuuc



Joined: 10 Feb 2005
Posts: 18829



Back to top
PostPosted: 01/03/18 7:13 am    ::: Re: Mercury's Diana Taurasi, Penny Taylor expecting first ch Reply Reply with quote

stever wrote:
https://www.azcentral.com/story/sports/wnba/mercury/2018/01/02/reports-mercurys-diana-taurasi-penny-taylor-expecting-first-child/998565001/

Congrats to them Very Happy
(assuming we get to claim this child as an aussie. If not then congrats to them Smile )



_________________
Seems rike no one takes me serirousreee
Randy



Joined: 08 Oct 2011
Posts: 8653



Back to top
PostPosted: 01/03/18 8:29 am    ::: Reply Reply with quote

So you are saying the child will be a Taylaurassie?


bballgrl



Joined: 15 Sep 2007
Posts: 3378



Back to top
PostPosted: 01/03/18 5:15 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Michelle89 wrote:
Penny is pregnant? Another reason for DT to cut the season with UMMC short


This was my 1st thought when I read that DT was leaving her overseas team early.

Congratulations to Diana and Penny.


WNBA 09



Joined: 26 Jun 2009
Posts: 7589
Location: Dallas , Texas


Back to top
PostPosted: 01/03/18 7:04 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Nerd2 wrote:
WNBA 09 wrote:
Nerd2 wrote:
WNBA 09 wrote:
bballjunkie wrote:
Could it be in reference to Penny and DTs bundle of joy?


BOOOOOYAH , got word not to speak on this until those 2 were ready for the official announcement. Glad too see they are accepting the news !


Yeah, the "I have a secret" hint you dropped was not at all easy to interpret. Rolling Eyes


Thanks thus why you couldn't figure it out for the last 7 days. Rolling Eyes Riiiight...


When I am told something in confidence, I tend to keep even the fact that I have a secret as a secret. I suspect I'm not the only one who knew what you meant when you posted it.


Great for you



_________________
3-Time WNBA Champion-3-Time National Champion-4-Time Olympic Champion....And Yes DT "We Got Confeti" lol
sportsfan48



Joined: 17 Nov 2004
Posts: 1141



Back to top
PostPosted: 02/01/18 4:01 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

With the signing of Little and the potential for reserved/restricted free agents the Mercury roster looks like this:

Mitchell/DRob/Xargay
Taurasi/Turner/Prince
Bonner/Talbot/Petrovic
Lyttle/Cannon/George
Griner/A.Robinson/Bone

Plus 2 draft picks. Who would you recommend for the picks based on the above options? Or are more answers needed as to whom among the reserved players will be returning?

In the comments made about Lyttle's signing, Phoenix doesn't have Currie in their sights. She might be too expensive. Siging Lyttle pretty much rules out re-signing Little. The above roster has some youth with potential and hopefully we can add to that with the draft. It will be interesting how it plays out.


Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic    RebKell's Junkie Boards Forum Index » WNBA All times are GMT - 5 Hours
Goto page Previous  1, 2, 3, 4 ... 13, 14, 15  Next
Page 3 of 15

 
Jump to:  
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum


Powered by phpBB 2.0.17 © 2001- 2004 phpBB Group
phpBB Template by Vjacheslav Trushkin