Their private life was kept private despite their celebrated careers in the WNBA, the Olympics and other major competitions. But spend enough time in the sport and you would eventually hear about it. Most people loved it, a few didn't, and most didn't have a problem unless Team USA tried to steal Penny away. And this is what has caused Taylor to speak out, not just for Diana and herself but for countless other same-sex couples who have overseas marriages or are waiting to get married in their native land.
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And then Bird surprised herself and opened up about her relationship with Megan Rapinoe, the Seattle Reign star and member of the U. I really was. Bird, who drew the largest gathering of media Friday, cringed when it was suggested her announcement has overshadowed the All-Star Game. But that was not my intention. This just happened. Look, things happen for a reason.
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Date: 07 Feb, Report This. Dee has shown great talent since she has been to a basketball court. Huskies won three titles, along with four Big East Conference regular season and other two Big East Tournament crowns as well. Dee has been a great player till now.
Taurasi and Maya Moore each scored 19 points to help the U. Japan, sticking to its up-tempo style of basketball, shooting 3-pointers and pushing the pace, trailed just at halftime. But the Americans, which won its five group games by an average of