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.
Kent smith/NBAE/Getty Images
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.

More Ľ

Video

GameTime: Sky vs. Fever Game 1 Analysis

Vince Cellini, Dennis Scott, and Swin Cash analyze the Feverís Game 1 win over the Sky in the WNBA Eastern Conference Finals.

Sky vs. Fever

Briann January scores 19 points, Shavonte Zellous adds 18 points as the Fever beat the Sky taking Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals 77-70.

Postgame: Taurasi And Taylor

Diana Taurasi and Penny Taylor address the media following a Game 1 victory over the Lynx.

Postgame: Whalen And Brunson

Lindsay Whalen and Rebekkah Brunson address the media after a Game 1 loss to the Mercury.

Postgame: Cheryl Reeve

Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve addresses the media after a Game 1 loss to the Mercury.