Olympics timing finally could be right for Mercury's Skylar Diggins-Smith
https://sports.yahoo.com/m/d1f1559d-9e38-36e7-a39c-f25d40ed34fb/olympics-timing-finally-could.html"It would mean a lot to me," Diggins-Smith said Thursday from USA Basketball National team camp in San Antonio. "I've been doing USA Basketball since I was 14. I remember having that dream to be a part of the Olympic team and get a gold medal.
Diana Taurasi cherishes friendship with Sue Bird, eager for Olympics
https://sports.yahoo.com/m/68429ba7-fdb6-3e60-ae8b-61ed59d46551/diana-taurasi-cherishes.htmlThe friendship that the duo share has made competing at the Olympics together a privilege, according to Taurasi. As Taurasi and Bird report for their fifth Olympics training camp, playing at a high level gets easier when Bird is there, according to Taurasi. We get to these USA basketball camps, there’s a lot of pressure to play well,” Taurasi said.