Center * 6-4
College: Florida
Joined the Lynx on: April 17 (WNBA Draft: seventh overall selection)

New Lynx center Vanessa Hayden
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Favorite music: R&B, rap, alternative, pop, country

Favorite musician: Maze Feat Frankie Beverly

Favorite actor: Al Pacino

Favorite actress: Angela Bassett

Favorite movie: Baby Boy

Favorite books: The Coldest Winter Ever

Favorite food: Anything my grandma cooks

Favorite vacation spot: New York

Favorite basketball player: Yao Ming, DeLisha Milton

Favorite sport, other than basketball: Volleyball

Heroes: My grandmother, Adella Hayden

Sports heroes: DeLisha Milton

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