Australian Trio Joins Phoenix Mercury 

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1The Phoenix Mercury have added Australians Rebecca Allen, Amy Atwell, and Jaz Shelley to their roster alongside stars like Diana Taurasi and Brittney Griner.

 Roster Addition

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 Shelley, a recent college graduate, is adjusting to the WNBA after being drafted by Phoenix in April.

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Shelley's Transition

 Despite initial nervousness, Shelley has found comfort with the team thanks to the welcoming atmosphere and support from veteran players.

Comfort and Support

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The trio of Australians, who hadn't previously known each other, find camaraderie in their shared nationality and basketball experiences.

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 Shared Nationality

 Rebecca Allen joins from the Connecticut Sun, while Amy Atwell is on a training camp deal with no guaranteed roster spot.

 Player Background

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 The Mercury's preseason begins with a matchup against the Seattle Storm on May 7th.

 Preseason Opener

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