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DeWanna Bonner pregnant, will miss WNBA season

The Phoenix All-Star will sit out the upcoming season after announcing she is expecting.

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DeWanna Bonner has been a vital piece to the success the Phoenix Mercury has had over the years. Unfortunately for the Mercury, they will be without her this upcoming season after she announced via Twitter, that she is pregnant..

She said in a press release:

“I am so happy to announce that I’m expecting. I have always wanted a family and I have looked forward to this chapter of my life. While I am disappointed to miss the 2017 season with my Mercury family, this was the right decision for me right now. Don’t worry, X-Factor, I will still be around this summer, and I will be back and better than ever in 2018!