New York Liberty's Cappie Pondexter dribbles against the Phoenix Mercury's during a WNBA basketball game Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012, in Phoenix.  The Liberty defeated the Mercury 89-77. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Photo by: Ross D. Franklin

New York Liberty's Cappie Pondexter dribbles against the Phoenix Mercury's during a WNBA basketball game Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012, in Phoenix. The Liberty defeated the Mercury 89-77. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)