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Over coffee with my mentor, he vented frustration after a string of disappointing first dates where the women shared far too much baggage about their relationship history.Perhaps because he is a brilliant psychotherapist they felt more compelled to confess their neuroses---and perhaps this is also why he was so turned off.In her WNBA debut, Taurasi netted 22 points in a 72-66 Mercury loss to the Sacramento Monarchs.For the season, the rookie averaged 17.0 points, 4.4 rebounds and 3.9 assists per game.In 2011, she was voted by fans as one of the WNBA's Top 15 Players of All Time.On June 18, 2017, Taurasi became the WNBA all-time leading scorer with 7,494 points. Mario and Liliana Taurasi emigrated from Argentina to the United States before Diana was born. Taurasi attended Don Antonio Lugo High School, where she was the recipient of the 2000 Cheryl Miller Award, presented by the Los Angeles Times to the best player in Southern California.Their roster was further bolstered by the addition of rookie Cappie Pondexter, the #2 overall selection in the 2006 WNBA Draft, forming a Big 3 of Taurasi, Pondexter and Taylor.2006 would be an historic season for Taurasi as she flourished under Westhead's system, leading the league in scoring and earning a third straight trip to the All Star Game.
She is a public speaker for businesses, organizations and at universities on a variety of topics related to mental health, addiction and career.Following her collegiate career, Taurasi was selected first overall in the 2004 WNBA Draft by the Phoenix Mercury, a team that went 8–26 in the 2003 season.At times in her career, she had to play forward because there were shorter players in the starting five on her team. Also, right before the 2004 season, the Mercury acquired all-star Penny Taylor in a dispersal draft, to strengthen their roster.She broke Katie Smith's league records for points in a season (741 during the 2006 season).In 2006, Taurasi averaged a WNBA record 25.3 points, 4.1 assists and 3.6 rebounds per game, including a career-high 47 points in a triple overtime regular season victory against the Houston Comets (a then league record that was recently broken by Maya Moore).