Taurasi's Mercury were being routed by Augustus and the Lynx in the opening game of the WNBA Western Conference Finals when the two All-Stars, who have been playing against each other for years and were teammates on the U.S. women's national team, appeared to be exchanging some heated words. There was certainly some pushing and a shoulder check. Before officials could separate Taurasi and Seimone, the former UConn star unexpectedly planted a kiss on Augustus. Both players were issued personal fouls on the play.
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Diana Lorena Taurasi plays for the Phoenix Mercury in the WNBA. [Photo Source: Diana Taurasi, Seimone Augustus kiss, shove and get fouls (Video)]
Taurasi told reporters after the game:
I was just trying to make sweet love. That's about it.
Seimone Augustus is an American professional basketball player in the WNBA, currently playing for the Minnesota Lynx and the US national team. [Photo Source: Greatest LGBT Athletes]
Augustus joked to reporters:
As far as me and Diana and the tango dance that we had, I always say she just wanted some of my deliciousness.Diana Taurasi, Seimone Augustus kiss, shove and get fouls (Video)
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