WNBA General Managers make their picks for 2009
GM Survey: Rookies, International Players

Who is the best player in the game? Who is the best coach? Which team has the best chance of taking the title from the Detroit Shock? Which player would GMs sign first if they were starting a team today?

Once again, WNBA.com posed questions to the league's general managers to learn what the people who make the decisions really think about these topics and more.

Who will win the 2009 Rookie of the Year?
1. Marissa Coleman 27.2%
Marissa Coleman
Angel McCoughtry 27.2%
3. Renee Montgomery 18.2%
4. DeWanna Bonner 9.1%
Briann January 9.1%
Kristi Toliver 9.1%

Which rookie will be the best player in five years?
1. Angel McCoughtry 36.3%
Angel McCoughtry
2. Renee Montgomery 27.2%
3. Chante Black 9.1%
DeWanna Bonner 9.1%
Marissa Coleman 9.1%
Courtney Paris 9.1%

Which "sleeper" rookie is most likely to be a success?
1. Briann January 20%
Briann January
Kia Vaughn 20%
2. Marissa Coleman 10%
Megan Frazee 10%
Quanitra Hollingsworth 10%
Ashley Walker 10%
Lindsay Wisdom-Hylton 10%
Shavonte Zellous 10%

Who is the best international player in the WNBA?
1. Lauren Jackson 91.6%
Lauren Jackson
2. Ann Wauters 8.3%

Which international player is most likely to have a breakout season in 2009?
1. Sandrine Gruda 37.5%
Sandrine Gruda
2. Suzy Batkovic 12.5%
Hamchetou Maiga-Ba 12.5%
Chen Nan 12.5%
Erin Phillips 12.5%
Belinda Snell 12.5%

More Survey Results
2009 Predictions Best players Offseason moves Rookies, International
Defense Top coaches Skills & Abilities Intangibles
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Who will win the 2009 Rookie of the Year?
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