WNBA Player Taurasi Gets Foul for Kissing Opponent After Scuffle
WNBA player Diana Taurasi of the Phoenix Mercury received a foul for kissing Minnesota Lynx player Seimone Augustus after the two became entangled during an on-court argument on Thursday.
Taurasi leaned forward and kissed Augustus after they bumped each other.
For their actions, the referee awarded double personal fouls to Taurasi and Augustus. Taurasi can be seen pleading her case and asking what she did to deserve a foul.
Taurasi, the former UConn star, and Augustus, the former LSU star, are longtime friends, having competed against each other even before college.
story has been updated to reflect that both players received double personal fouls.