Top WNBA Draft Prospects Visit ESPN

By Ben York,
Posted: Oct. 16, 2012

By now, you’ve undoubtedly heard that the Phoenix Mercury owns the No. 1 overall pick in the 2013 WNBA Draft.

Mercury fans should be excited about that.

And by “excited” I mean absolutely, positively, over-the-top giddy with anticipation.

To keep the X-Factor informed and up to date with one of the most talked about draft classes in history, we’re currently in the process of building a first-of-its-kind “Draft Central” section on

However, before Draft Central is formally unveiled, we’ll be sure to provide you with links to relevant editorial content of some of the nation’s top prospects.

As a sign of the immense buzz that will be created over the coming months leading up to the draft, Baylor’s Brittney Griner, Notre Dame’s Skylar Diggins, and Delaware’s Elena Delle Donne made a trip to ESPN today.

Browse through the links below to view the highlights of the unprecedented visit.

  • Brittney Griner, Skylar Diggins, Elena Delle Donne join SportsCenter to talk about why they returned for their senior season, what they want to work on and the qualities they share (VIDEO)

  • Behind the scenes with the Big 3 (VIDEO)

  • Sports Nation chat with Skylar Diggins

  • Sports Nation chat with Elena Delle Donne

  • Brittney Griner on “Mike & Mike” (VIDEO)

  • Live blog of the day’s festivities (PHOTO)