Team Has First Overall Pick for First Time in History
Minnesota Lynx Win Top Pick in 2006 WNBA Draft
Minnesota had 167 chances out of 1,000 to receive the first overall selection. The Phoenix Mercury will have the second pick in the Draft followed by the Charlotte Sting, the San Antonio Silver Stars and the Washington Mystics.
WNBA Draft Lottery: Play
Following is the order of the WNBA Draft Lottery results for the 2006 WNBA Draft:
WNBA DRAFT LOTTERY ORDER
|4. San Antonio||7-27|
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