Taurasi Becomes First WNBA Player With 30-Point Game at Age 40

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Sports Illustrated

By Wilton Jackson The 10-time All-Star is in league of her own. View the original article to see embedded media. At the age of 40, Taurasi is still making her presence felt on the court. The Mercury guard notched 30 points off 7-of-18 shooting from the floor, 11-of-12 from the free throw line and 5-of-13 from beyond the arc as Phoenix earned a 90–80 road victory against the Sparks on Thursday. With the win, the three-time WNBA champion became the first player in WNBA history to record a 30-point game at the age of 40 or older, according to ESPN Stats and Info. Taurasi joined NBA legends Michae…

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