Sports World Reacts To The Crushing Diana Taurasi News

The Phoenix Mercury is set to be one of its best players for the foreseeable future.

Diana Taurasi is going to miss the remainder of the WNBA season with a quad strain, according to the team.

To fill Taurasi's roster spot, the Mercury have signed Yvonne Turner to a tough contract.

Taursee, 39, has been lightning for Mercury this season. She has played 31 games and averaged 16 points, three rebounds and four assists per game.

Between the injury and Brittany Griner being imprisoned in Russia, fans are upset that Mercury isn't getting any good luck this season.

One writer said, "Phoenix can't catch a break. It will make it even more challenging to hold on to the playoff spot."

Mercury is currently 14-19 this season, ranking fourth in the Western Conference. The playoff race just got even more interesting.

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