Diana Taurasi has a lot to celebrate after a busy night.
The Phoenix Mercury player, 39, welcomed a baby girl with wife Penny Taylor in the wee hours of Saturday morning, shortly after triumphing over the Las Vegas Aces in Friday's deciding Game 5 of their semifinal series. She scored 24 points in the 87-84 win.
"Hold it in, babe," Taurasi told Taylor, 40, at the end of her postgame interview with ESPN, before catching a private flight home to Phoenix and a ride to the hospital in time to help her wife deliver their second child.
Their team celebrated the birth on Saturday. "At 4:24 am baby GOAT #2 arrived," the Phoenix Mercury wrote on Twitter. "Congratulations to Dee and Pe...