Postseason Awards: 2002

All-WNBA Teams
All-WNBA First Team
Tamika Catchings, Forward, Indiana Fever
Sheryl Swoopes, Forward, Houston Comets
Lisa Leslie, Center, Los Angeles Sparks
Sue Bird, Guard, Seattle Storm
Mwadi Mabika, Guard, Los Angeles Sparks

All-WNBA Second Team
Tina Thompson, Forward, Houston Comets
Chamique Holdsclaw, Forward, Washington Mystics
Tari Phillips, Center, New York Liberty
Katie Smith, Guard, Minnesota Lynx
Shannon Johnson, Guard, Orlando Miracle

Defensive Player of the Year
Sheryl Swoopes, Houston Comets

Coach of the Year
Marianne Stanley, Washington Mystics

WNBA Most Valuable Player presented by Buick:
Sheryl Swoopes, Houston Comets

Rookie of the Year
Tamika Catchings, Indiana Fever

Most Improved Player
Coco Miller, Washington Mystics

Kim Perrot Sportsmanship Award presented by AIG VALIC
Jennifer Gillom, Phoenix Mercury

Bud Light Peak Performers
Scoring: Chamique Holdsclaw, Washington Mystics
Rebounding: Chamique Holdsclaw, Washington Mystics

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Video

Fever vs. Sparks

Nneka Ogwumike scores 21 points and Alana Beard adds 17 to help the Sparks beat the Fever, 77-73.

Sky vs. Shock

Odyssey Sims scores 24 points to lead the Shock to a win over the Sky, 79-69.

Lynx vs. Sun

Maya Moore scores 17 points to help the Lynx beat the Sun, 76-65.

Dream vs. Mystics

Ivory Latta scores 21 points and Kara Lawson adds14 as the surging Mystics beat the Dream, 77-67.

Liberty vs. Mercury

Diana Taurasi records 15 points and 10 assists, Britney Griner adds 18 points as the Mercury roll to their 15th straight win.