Player Profile
Marlies Askamp | 41
Position:  C
Born: 08/07/70
Height: 6-5 /  1,96
Weight: 198  lbs. /  89,8  kg.
From - Germany

  WNBA Playoffs
                  REBOUNDS PER GAME  
  G GS MPG FGM-A FG% 3PM-A 3P% FTM-A FT% OFF DEF RPG APG SPG BPG TO PF PPG
First Round
  2 2 9.5 0-2 .000 0-0 .000 2-2 1.000 .00 .50 .50 .0 .00 .00 .00 1.00 1.0
Conference Finals
  2 1 2.5 0-3 .000 0-0 .000 0-0 .000 .50 .50 1.00 .0 .00 .00 .00 1.00 .0
Cumulative Playoff Statistics
  4 3 6.0 0-5 .000 0-0 .000 2-2 1.000 .30 .50 .80 .0 .00 .00 .00 1.00 .5
 2002 Statistics
                    REBOUNDS PER GAME  
  TEAM G GS MPG FGM-A FG% 3PM-A 3P% FTM-A FT% OFF DEF TOT APG SPG BPG TO PF PPG
 MIA 6 1 12.0 4-10 .400 0-0 .000 3-11 .273 1.00 .80 1.80 .5 .17 .17 .17 1.50 1.8
 LAS 20 4 10.8 26-55 .473 0-1 .000 9-14 .643 1.20 1.30 2.50 .2 .55 .20 .55 1.30 3.1
 -- 26 5 11.0 30-65 .462 0-1 .000 12-25 .480 1.20 1.20 2.30 .3 .46 .19 .46 1.30 2.8
Career Highlights

  • Ranks #5 in the WNBA in offensive rebounds
  • Played six minutes in her first appearance with the Sparks’ in a home win over Minnesota June 21, 2002
  • Had a breakout game against Portland, by setting her season high in offensive (5) and defensive (7) rebounds, also totaled a season high 38 minutes, scoring 11 points, with 12 rebounds and two steals in her first start of the year 7/12/02
  • Five-year WNBA veteran is the SOL’s all-time leader in offensive rebounds (131) and total rebounds (318)
  • Ranks sixth all-time in the WNBA in offensive rebounds (325) and 11th in total rebounds (764)

  • Personal

  • Competed in both basketball and track and field until the age of 16
  • Decided to concentrate on basketball at age 17
  • Has one sister and two brothers
  • Speaks German, English and French
  • Would like to visit Egypt to see the famous pyramids and then go on to Cairo
  • Lists winning the 1996 European League and the bronze medal at the 1997 European Championships as MVP as defining moments in her life because it was the result of a lot of hard work.

  •  Season Highs / Career Highs
      2002 HIGHS CAREER HIGHS
     Points12 @ Utah 8/09/02 23 @ Utah 7/12/99
     Field Goals Made6 @ Utah 8/09/028 @ Seattle 7/30/00
     Field Goals Attempted11 @ Portland 7/12/0213 @ Charlotte 6/03/00
     Three Point Field Goals Made None1 vs. Utah 7/21/00
     Three Point Field Goals Attempted1 vs. Miami 7/30/021 6 Times
     Free Throws Made2 5 Times13 vs. Seattle 7/10/00
     Free Throws Attempted4 4 Times18 vs. Seattle7/10/00
     Offensive Rebounds5 @ Portland 7/12/0210 2 Times
     Defensive Rebounds7 @ Portland 7/12/029 3 Times
     Total Rebounds12 @ Portland 7/12/0215 2 Times
     Assists1 7 Times4 2 Times
     Steals2 4 Times5 vs. Cleveland 6/19/99
     Blocks1 5 Times4 @ Orlando 6/21/99
     Minutes Played38 @ Portland 7/12/0242 vs. Orlando 8/09/00
     CAREER AVERAGES
                    REBOUNDS PER GAME  
      YEAR TEAM G GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% OFF DEF RPG APG SPG BPG TO PF PPG
     1997 PHO 28 1 18.5 .393 .000 .763 2.40 2.90 5.20 .8 .75 .32 1.64 2.10 7.5
     1998 PHO 26 0 12.3 .471 .000 .661 1.40 1.90 3.30 .5 .46 .27 .85 1.70 5.3
     1999 PHO 30 30 26.0 .482 .000 .816 3.10 4.10 7.20 .8 .73 .60 1.23 3.30 9.4
     2000 MIA 32 32 27.2 .407 .500 .684 3.00 4.20 7.20 .9 .53 .66 1.53 3.00 7.8
     2001 MIA 30 11 14.4 .483 .000 .563 1.20 1.70 2.90 .5 .40 .37 .63 2.10 2.5
     2002 -- 26 5 11.0 .462 .000 .480 1.20 1.20 2.30 .3 .46 .19 .46 1.30 2.8
     2002 MIA 6 1 12.0 .400 .000 .273 1.00 .80 1.80 .5 .17 .17 .17 1.50 1.8
     2002 LAS 20 4 10.8 .473 .000 .643 1.20 1.30 2.50 .2 .55 .20 .55 1.30 3.1
     Career 172 79 18.6 .440 .167 .711 2.10 2.70 4.80 .6 .56 .41 1.08 2.30 6.0
     Playoff 10 3 7.9 .286 .000 .727 .50 1.20 1.70 .2 .00 .20 .30 1.30 2.0