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The hero of Maryland’s national championship run, Toliver — now with the Los Angeles Sparks — launched a fairly non-descript looking elbow in Swanier’s direction, but connected in a bad way, earning Toliver a flagrant foul, sending Swanier to the deck and landing Toliver a headline on the Huffington Post. Video below.


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Then two-time MVP Diana Taurasi yelled at Toliver, and then the Mercury turned a 10-point deficit into a 19-point win.