PHOENIX - The two-time WNBA Champion Phoenix Mercury today finalized the teamÂs 2014 opening night and waived center Krystal Thomas and guard Briana Gilbreath-Butler. The 2014 season tips off this Saturday, May 17, at 7 p.m. at US Airways Center.
A founding member of the longest-running, most successful women's basketball league in the world, this summer the Phoenix Mercury begins its 18th WNBA season. Behind DianaTaurasi and BrittneyGriner, the sport's two highest profile athletes, the Mercury's chase for the franchise's third WNBA championship begins May 17. Secure your tickets today by logging on to PhoenixMercury.com or calling 602.252.WNBA.
The MercuryÂs 11-player opening night roster is included below.
8 Mistie Bass F 6-3 190 12/02/1983 Duke/2006
23 Tiffany Bias G 5-6 135 05/22/1992 Ok. State/2014