Most Valuable Player

2013
WNBA Most Valuable Player Award

Candace Parker, Los Angeles Sparks

2012
WNBA Most Valuable Player Award

Tina Charles, Connecticut Sun

2011
WNBA Most Valuable Player Award

Tamika Catchings, Indiana Fever

2010
WNBA Most Valuable Player Award presented by Kia Motors

Lauren Jackson, Seattle Storm

2009
WNBA Most Valuable Player Award presented by Kia Motors

Diana Taurasi, Phoenix Mercury

2008
WNBA Most Valuable Player Award presented by T-Mobile

Candace Parker, Los Angeles Sparks

2007
WNBA Most Valuable Player Award

Lauren Jackson, Seattle Storm

2006
WNBA Most Valuable Player Award

Lisa Leslie, Los Angeles Sparks

2005
WNBA Most Valuable Player Award

Sheryl Swoopes, Houston Comets

2004
WNBA Most Valuable Player Award presented by G.M.

Lisa Leslie, Los Angeles Sparks

2003
WNBA Most Valuable Player Award presented by Chevy

Lauren Jackson, Seattle Storm

2002
WNBA Most Valuable Player Award presented by Buick

Sheryl Swoopes, Houston Comets

2001
WNBA Most Valuable Player Award presented by Buick

Lisa Leslie, Los Angeles Sparks

2000
WNBA Most Valuable Player Award presented by Buick

Sheryl Swoopes, Houston Comets

1999
Yolanda Griffith, Sacramento Monarchs

1998
Cynthia Cooper, Houston Comets


1997
Cynthia Cooper, Houston Comets

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Video

Mercury vs. Lynx

Maya Moore scores 20 points to power the Lynx past Phoenix 75-67 on Thursday night, snapping the Mercury's franchise-record 16-game win streak.

Dream vs. Shock

Tiffany Hayes scores a career-high 27 points, Angel McCoughtry adds 21 and Erika DeSouza has 18 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Dream to a 85-75 victory over Tulsa.

Liberty vs. Sky

Elena Delle Donne, playing for the first time since June 25 while dealing with Lyme disease, scores 10 points in the Sky's 87-74 victory over the Liberty on Thursday night.

Diana Taurasi Interview

Diana Taurasi sits down with LaChina Robinson to talk about the Mercury's hot streak and more.

Sparks vs. Mercury

Diana Taurasi scores 17 points to lead the Mercury to their 16th straight win.