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Reports: Mercury signing guard Moriah Jefferson

Jun 26, 2022; Chicago, Illinois, USA; Chicago Sky guard Courtney Vandersloot (22) drives to the basket against Minnesota Lynx guard Moriah Jefferson (4) during the first half of a WNBA game at Wintrust Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kamil Krzaczynski-USA TODAY Sports
Credit: Kamil Krzaczynski-USA TODAY Sports

The Phoenix Mercury have reached an agreement with free agent point guard Moriah Jefferson, multiple outlets reported Monday.

Jefferson, 28, averaged 10.4 points, 4.7 assists and 2.4 rebounds in 31 games (30 starts) last season.

She was waived after one game with the Dallas Wings last season and spent the rest of the campaign with the Minnesota Lynx.

The No. 2 overall pick in the 2016 draft has career averages of 9.1 points, 3.6 assists and 2.1 rebounds in 140 games (107 starts) with the San Antonio Stars/Las Vegas Aces (2016-18), Wings (2020-22) and Lynx.

–Field Level Media