Mercury guard Diana Taurasi will play in her first career WNBA All-Star change,
but she isn't exactly new to stardom. And just when you think you knew everything
about her, you still had plenty more to ask her... Hear what Dee had to see about
her celebrity crush and what she's looking for in a guy...
Hey Dee, You have been my idol for 4 years now, and I just wanted to thank
you for never giving up, and never quitting, you are an inspiration!!! My question
is, when you were in high school, did you ever do anything besides basketball
like student council, class officer, band, chorus, art, etc.? Thanks alot, GO
A: "I liked going to the movies a
lot during high school, but as far as major clubs or organizations go, I didn't
do much besides play basketball. That is what I mainly did."
you have a boyfriend? Are you looking? Were you really good in middle school or
high school, in your younger days?
-Whitney, Rock Hill, S.C.
do NOT have a boyfriend, but I am looking for someone rich, is about 6-8 and drives
a BMW 745 li. Let me know."
Was NCAA basketball harder than WNBA basketball?
A: "NCAA basketball was a really good preparation for
the WNBA and helps you with fundamentals and learning how to be a good teammate.
Those skills obviously translate well to WNBA basketball.
Hey i was just
wondering what you did when you felt that a coach didn't expect much from you
although you are a very good player and have the determination and dream to play
a higher level of basketball. How did you not let this get them down?
Do you have a celebrity crush?
"Yes, WNBA President Donna Orender."
How often do you call your
-Evelyn, West Haven, CT
A: "Well, it hasn't been as much as
I want because we've been on the road so much to start out the season (hint hint)
that I haven't had much time to do much of anything else."