11:30 a.m. ET April 19
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How the Top Picks Fared
2001
2000
1999
1998
1997

Lauren Jackson
No. 1 Pick

Ann Wauters
No. 1 Pick

Chamique Holdsclaw
No. 1 Pick

Margo Dydek
No. 1 Pick

Dena
Head

No. 1 Pick

2001 First-Round Selections and Their First-Year Statistics


1. Seattle Storm -- Lauren Jackson
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
29-2934.5149-406.36740-129.310104-143.7276.71.5546444215.2

2. Charlotte Sting -- Kelly Miller
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
26-08.722-57.3867-19.3684-5.8001.10.590552.1

3. Indiana Fever -- Tamika Catchings
DNP - Injured


4. Portland Fire -- Jackie Stiles
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
32-3232.0156-385.40550-116.431116-149.7792.41.724347814.9

5. Miami Sol -- Ruth Riley
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
32-2025.077-162.4750-0---64-83.7714.10.825462186.8

6. Detroit Shock -- Deanna Nolan
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
27-020.264-194.33021-73.28843-53.8112.01.11761927.1

7. Minnesota Lynx -- Svetlana Abrosimova
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
26-2332.5114-293.38919-76.25096-132.7276.72.042934313.2

8. Utah Starzz -- Marie Ferdinand
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
32-2227.0143-290.49311-42.26269-113.6112.72.540436611.4

9. Washington Mystics -- Coco Miller
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
20-06.913-40.3252-6.3336-11.5450.50.460341.7

10. Orlando Miracle -- Katie Douglas
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
22-020.051-141.36218-57.31634-47.7232.31.83771547.0

11. Cleveland Rockers -- Penny Taylor
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
32-017.586-225.38222-73.30136-46.7833.51.435112307.2

12. Portland Fire -- LaQuanda Barksdale
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
5-07.01-10.1000-3.0000-0--1.20.82020.4

13. Phoenix Mercury -- Kristen Veal
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
29-1422.735-125.28014-50.28032-42.7622.14.33341164.0

14. Indiana Fever -- Kelly Schumacher
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
28-513.646-93.4953-5.60017-20.8502.50.45291124.0

15. Houston Comets -- Amanda Lassiter
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
32-1819.251-139.36726-67.38810-15.6673.41.116211384.3

16. Los Angeles Sparks -- Camille Cooper*
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
4-012.88-12.6670-0--10-13.7692.80.302266.5
* Cooper was traded to the New York Liberty on June 5, 2001


2000 First-Round Selections and Their First-Year Statistics

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1. Cleveland Rockers -- Ann Wauters
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
32-018.778-149.5230-2.00043-58.7414.01.221241996.2


2. Washington Mystics -- Tausha Mills
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
31-09.546-105.4380-0---38-51.7452.60.31081304.2

3. Detroit Shock -- Edwina Brown
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
32-719.360-168.3571-4.25067-80.8382.82.32451885.9

4. Orlando Miracle -- Cintia dos Santos
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
32-3125.694-222.4230-1.00040-57.7023.91.216632287.1

5. Minnesota Lynx -- Grace Daley
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
30-419.257-147.38817-56.30442-65.6462.41.91201735.8

6. Minnesota Lynx -- Betty Lennox
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
32-3130.8201-471.42755-139.39684-105.8005.62.653954116.9

7. Portland Fire -- Lynn Pride
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
32-114.441-118.3473-9.33329-42.6901.91.31691143.6

8. Detroit Shock -- Tamicha Jackson
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
17-015.741-106.3878-32.25026-35.7431.52.12201166.8

9. Seattle Storm -- Kamila Vodichkova
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
23-1921.368-171.3984-20.20060-78.7694.21.013122008.7

10. Minnesota Lynx -- Maylana Martin
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
30-1315.254-118.4585-19.26319-32.5942.20.717131324.4

11. Charlotte Sting -- Summer Erb
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
29-09.532-73.4380-1.00028-43.6512.20.386923.2

12. Utah Starzz -- Naomi Mulitauaopele
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
22-313.241-69.5942-3.66715-20.7501.50.346994.5

13. New York Liberty -- Olga Firsova
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
9-02.14-10.4000-1.0004-5.8000.40.101121.3

14. Sacramento Monarchs -- Katy Steding
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
29-010.736-95.37917-53.3212-7.2861.30.51110913.1

15. Los Angeles Sparks -- Nicole Kubik
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
4-04.81-3.3330-1.0004-41.0000.50.50061.5

16. Houston Comets -- Elen Chakirova
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
14-010.713-30.4332-12.16729-33.8792.20.352574.1


1999 First-Round Selections and Their First-Year Statistics

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1. Washington Mystics -- Chamique Holdsclaw
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
30-3034.2202-462.4375-29.172116-150.7738.22.4372752516.9


2. Sacramento Monarchs -- Yolanda Griffith
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
29-2933.8200-370.5410-1.000145-235.61711.31.6735454518.8

3. Utah Starzz -- Natalie Williams
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
28-2634.1180-347.4790-2.000144-191.7549.20.9382250418.0

4. Los Angeles Sparks -- DeLisha Milton
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
32-3226.1125-236.5300-1.00068-86.7915.51.647173189.9

5. Detroit Shock -- Jennifer Azzi
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
28-1929.993-181.51430-58.51786-104.8272.23.824430210.8

6. New York Liberty -- Crystal Robinson
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
32-928.2125-285.43976-174.43749-58.8452.81.5441137511.7

7. Minnesota Lynx -- Tonya Edwards
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
32-3232.2165-462.35766-192.34479-98.8063.52.6271347514.8

8. Orlando Miracle -- Tari Phillips
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
32-010.552-128.4060-3.00026-54.4812.10.31981304.1

9. Charlotte Sting -- Dawn Staley
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
32-3233.3125-301.41533-104.31785-91.9342.35.538336811.5

10. Phoenix Mercury -- Edna Campbell
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
28-2426.895-261.36438-101.37640-56.7141.91.325102689.6

11. Cleveland Rockers -- Chasity Melvin
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
32-922.295-218.4361-11.00068-98.6944.01.220222598.1

12. Houston Comets -- Natalia Zasuluskaya
DNP


1998 First-Round Selections and Their First-Year Statistics

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1. Utah Starzz -- Margo Dydek
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
30-3028.0146-303.4821-7.14393-127.7327.61.81411438612.9


2. Sacramento Monarchs -- Ticha Penicheiro
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
30-3036.055-165.33310-43.23370-109.6424.77.56731906.3

3. Washington Mystics -- Murriel Page
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
30-3031.8104-217.4790-2.00041-65.6316.91.319132498.3

4. Detroit Shock -- Korie Hlede
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
27-2733.8135-345.39129-74.39283-103.8065.22.721138214.1

5. Los Angeles Sparks -- Allison Feaster
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
3-013.73-14.2142-10.2002-21.000.30.71.02103.3

6. Cleveland Rockers -- Cindy Blodgett
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
22-08.419-66.28810-37.27015-24.6250.60.890632.9

7. Charlotte Sting -- Tracy Reid
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
30-3032.2151-310.4870-2.000111-181.6135.21.5401241313.8

8. Phoenix Mercury -- Maria Stepanova
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
20-06.526-61.4260-0--14-22.6361.90.4311663.3

9. New York Liberty -- Alicia Thompson
G-GSMPGFGM-AFG%3PM-A3P%FTM-AFT%RPGAPGSTLBLKPTSPPG
19-06.69-39.2311-11.00012-19.6321.30.212311.6

10. Houston Comets -- Polina Tzekova
DNP


1997 First-Round Selections and Their First-Year Statistics

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ELITE DRAFT

1. Utah Starzz -- Dena Head
G-GSMPGFG%3P%FT%RPGAPGSPGBPGPG
27-417.4.390.313.8442.31.70.520.305.7


2. Cleveland Rockers -- Isabelle Fijalkowski
G-GSMPGFG%3P%FT%RPGAPGSPGBPGPG
28-2828.7.508.250.7865.62.40.610.6411.9

3. Charlotte Sting -- Rhonda Mapp
G-GSMPGFG%3P%FT%RPGAPGSPGBPGPG
28-2325.4.492.500.7745.52.30.750.4311.6

4. New York Liberty -- Kym Hampton
G-GSMPGFG%3P%FT%RPGAPGSPGBPGPG
28-2823.7.471.000.6405.81.41.390.689.7

5. Houston Comets -- Wanda Guyton
G-GSMPGFG%3P%FT%RPGAPGSPGBPGPG
25-2526.7.467---.5595.40.51.040.326.1

6. Sacramento Monarchs -- Judy Mosley-McAfee
G-GSMPGFG%3P%FT%RPGAPGSPGBPGPG
12-922.1.458---1.0003.90.80.670.174.6

7. Phoenix Mercury -- Bridget Pettis
G-GSMPGFG%3P%FT%RPGAPGSPGBPGPG
28-2830.1.333.306.8983.82.81.750.4312.6

8. Los Angeles Sparks -- Daedra Charles
G-GSMPGFG%3P%FT%RPGAPGSPGBPGPG
28-110.1.403.000.6671.70.40.360.362.3

REGULAR DRAFT

1. Houston Comets -- Tina Thompson
G-GSMPGFG%3P%FT%RPGAPGSPGBPGPG
28-2831.6.418.370.8386.61.10.751.0013.2


2. Sacramento Monarchs -- Pam McGee
G-GSMPGFG%3P%FT%RPGAPGSPGBPGPG
27-2325.6.459.286.7054.40.71.000.5210.6

3. Los Angeles Sparks -- Jamila Wideman
G-GSMPGFG%3P%FT%RPGAPGSPGBPGPG
28-1422.6.236.194.7942.03.70.860.043.0

4. Cleveland Rockers -- Eva Nemcova
G-GSMPGFG%3P%FT%RPGAPGSPGBPGPG
28-2833.7.473.435.8553.92.41.390.2913.7

5. Utah Starzz -- Tammi Reiss
G-GSMPGFG%3P%FT%RPGAPGSPGBPGPG
28-2629.7.312.297.7642.83.10.820.077.7

6. New York Liberty -- Sue Wicks
G-GSMPGFG%3P%FT%RPGAPGSPGBPGPG
28-011.9.355.286.6673.41.00.610.643.6

7. Charlotte Sting -- Tora Suber
G-GSMPGFG%3P%FT%RPGAPGSPGBPGPG
28-817.0.370.397.6831.52.00.460.114.7

8. Phoenix Mercury -- Toni Foster
G-GSMPGFG%3P%FT%RPGAPGSPGBPGPG
28-2826.3.468.167.7046.11.01.890.758.8