Postseason Awards: 2006

All-WNBA Teams
All-WNBA First Team
Lisa Leslie, Center, Los Angeles Sparks
Diana Taurasi, Guard, Phoenix Mercury
Tamika Catchings, Forward, Indiana Fever
Lauren Jackson, Forward, Seattle Storm
Katie Douglas, Guard, Connecticut Sun

All-WNBA Second Team
Cheryl Ford, Center, Detroit Shock
Alana Beard, Guard, Washington Mystics
Taj McWilliams-Franklin, Forward, Connecticut Sun
Seimone Augustus, Guard, Minnesota Lynx
Sheryl Swoopes, Forward, Houston Comets

Defensive Player of the Year
Tamika Catchings, Indiana Fever

WNBA All-Defensive Teams
First Team
Tamika Catchings, Forward, Indiana Fever
Lisa Leslie, Center, Los Angeles Sparks
Sheryl Swoopes, Forward, Houston Comets
Katie Douglas, Forward, Connecticut Sun
Tully Bevilaqua, Guard, Indiana Fever

Second Team
Alana Beard, Guard, Washington Mystics
Margo Dydek, Center, Connecticut Sun
Deanna Nolan, Guard, Detroit Shock
Cheryl Ford, Forward, Detroit Shock
Yolanda Griffith, Forward, Sacramento Monarchs

Coach of the Year
Mike Thibault, Connecticut Sun

Most Valuable Player
Lisa Leslie, Los Angeles Sparks

Rookie of the Year
Seimone Augustus, Minnesota Lynx

All-Rookie Team
Seimone Augustus, Minnesota Lynx
Cappie Pondexter, Phoenix Mercury
Candice Dupree, Chicago Sky
Sophia Young, San Antonio Silver Stars
Monique Currie, Charlotte Sting

Most Improved Player
Erin Buescher, Sacramento Monarchs

Sportsmanship Award
Dawn Staley, Houston Comets

Bud Light Peak Performers
Scoring: Diana Taurasi, Phoenix Mercury
Rebounding: Cheryl Ford, Detroit Shock

More

Video

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.

Taurasi's Double-double

Diana Taurasi records a double-double with 15 points and 10 assists to lead the Mercury over the Liberty.