Earlier this month
Dallas Wings waive Erin Phillips
"That is definitely a huge surprise," Wings guard Skylar Diggins-Smith told local US media.
“Erin is somebody who has been in this league for a long time. Two-time champion, somebody that I have so much respect for as a woman and as an athlete.”
Phillips, a nine-year WNBA veteran, joined the Wings ahead of the 2016 season in a trade with the Los Angeles Sparks. She averaged 4.7 points and 1.2 assists in 32 games and 12 starts for the Wings last season.
I'm a bit surprised too.