Charlotte Sting Dispersal Draft To Be Held on January 8

NEW YORK, Jan. 4, 2007 - A Dispersal Draft involving players on the Charlotte Sting roster will take place on Monday, January 8, via conference call at 1:00 p.m. ET.

Tammy Sutton-Brown (L.) is a free agent and not eligible for the Dispersal Draft, but Tangela Smith (R.) is eligible.
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All current Sting players, with the exception of unrestricted free agents Allison Feaster and Tammy Sutton-Brown, are eligible to be selected.

The order of selection, based on the inverse order of 2006 regular season finish (without regard to the results of the Lottery), will be as follows:

1) Chicago Sky
2) Minnesota Lynx
3) New York Liberty
4) San Antonio Silver Stars
5) Phoenix Mercury
6) Washington Mystics
7) Seattle Storm
8) Houston Comets
9) Indiana Fever
10) Sacramento Monarchs
11) Detroit Shock
12) Los Angeles Sparks
13) Connecticut Sun

As previously announced, the Sting will not operate next summer. The WNBA will play the 2007 season with 13 teams.

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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.