2001 WNBA Transactions

Dec. 5
Indiana Fever acquired G Nikki McCray, a second round (17th overall) and fourth round (49th overall) pick in the 2002 WNBA Draft from the Washington Mystics in exchange for first (4th overall) and third round (36th overall) picks in the draft and C Angie Braziel

Aug. 14
Miami Sol placed Levys Torres on the injured list and activated Tracy Reid

Aug. 12
Seattle Storm placed Kamila Vodichkova on the injured list and activated Quacy Barnes

Minnesota Lynx placed Shanele Stires on the injured list and activated Val Whiting-Raymond

Aug. 10
New York Liberty placed Rebecca Lobo on the injured list and activated Grace Daley

Aug. 9
Sacramento Monarchs placed Stacy Clinesmith on the injured list and added Dana Wynne to its roster

Phoenix Mercury placed Kristen Veal on the injured list and activated Michele Timms

Aug. 8
Portland Fire placed LaQuanda Barksdale on the injured list and activated Alisa Burras

Orlando Miracle placed Jacyln Johnson on the injured list and activated Cintia dos Santos

Aug. 6
Miami Sol placed Tracy Reid on the injured list and activated Levys Torres

Aug. 4
Minnesota Lynx placed Val Whiting-Raymond on the injured list and activated Betty Lennox

Seattle Storm placed Quacy Barnes on the injured list and activated Stacey Lovelace

Aug. 3
Phoenix Mercury placed Michele Timms on the injured list and added Adriana Moises to its roster

Aug. 1
New York Liberty placed Grace Daley on the injured list and activated Camille Cooper

July 30
Portland Fire placed Alisa Burras on the injured list and activated DeMya Walker

Washington Mystics placed Tamara Stocks on the injured list and activated Cass Bauer-Bilodeau

July 25
Cleveland Rockers placed Eva Nemcova on the injured list and activated Chasity Melvin

July 24
New York Liberty placed Mactabene Amachree on the injured list and activated Katarina Lazic

July 23
Portland Fire placed Jenny Mowe on the injured list and activated LaQuanda Barksdale

July 22
Washington Mystics placed Markita Aldridge on the injured list and activated Chamique Holdsclaw

July 20
Indiana Fever placed Monica Maxwell on the injured list and activated Alicia Thompson

July 18
Indiana Fever terminated the contract of Danielle McCulley

July 14
Seattle Storm activated Alessandra Santos de Oliveria and Katy Steding

July 13
Indiana Fever placed Alicia Thompson on the injured list, waived Danielle McCulley and added Vicki Hall to its roster

Detroit Shock placed Kelly Santos on the injured list

Utah Starzz terminated the contract of Keitha Dickerson

July 12
Cleveland Rockers added Paige Sauer to its roster

July 11
Utah Starzz activated Michaela Pavlickova and waived Keitha Dickerson

July 10
Cleveland Rockers placed Chasity Melvin on the injured list and waived Vicki Hall

Washington Mystics placed Chamique Holdsclaw and Cass Bauer-Bilodeau on the injured list and activated Markita Aldridge and Tamara Stocks

July 9
Portland Fire placed LaQuanda Barksdale on the injured list and activated Carolyn Young

New York Liberty added Mactabene Amachree to its roster

July 6
Charlotte Sting terminated the contract of Reshea Bristol

Miami Sol terminated the contract of Milena Flores

Phoenix Mercury terminated the contracts of E.C. Hill and Pat Luckey

July 4
Portland Fire placed DeMya Walker and Carolyn Young on the injured list and activated Jenny Mowe and LaQuanda Barksdale

Phoenix Mercury waived E.C. Hill and activated Ilona Korstine

July 3
Miami Sol waived Milena Flores

July 2
Charlotte Sting waived Reshea Bristol

New York Liberty placed Hajdana Radunovic on the injured list and activated Camille Cooper

July 1
Cleveland Rockers placed Vicki Hall on the injured list and activated Eva Nemcova

Indiana Fever placed Danielle McCulley on the injured list and activated Monica Maxwell

June 29
Phoenix Mercury placed Ilona Korstine on the injured list, added E.C. Hill to its roster and waived Pat Luckey

Miami Sol placed Levys Torres on the injured list and activated Katrina Colleton

June 28
Seattle Storm placed Alessandra Santos de Oliveria on the injured list and activated Quacy Barnes

June 26
Charlotte Sting terminated the contract of Angie Ball

June 25
Orlando Miracle placed Cintia dos Santos on the injured list and activated Carla McGhee

June 22
Charlotte Sting waived Angie Ball and placed Reshea Bristol on the injured list

Phoenix Mercury traded Tonya Edwards to the Charlotte Sting in exchange for a second-round pick in 2002 WNBA Draft and changed Ilona Korstine's status from suspended to active

Washington Mystics terminated the contract of Jennifer Whittle

Indiana Fever placed Monica Maxwell on the injured list and activated Danielle McCulley

June 21
Minnesota Lynx placed Betty Lennox on the injured list and activated Svetlana Abrosimova

Utah Starzz placed Michaela Pavlickova on the injured list and added Keitha Dickerson to its roster

Miami Sol placed Katrina Colleton on the injured list and activated Levys Torres

June 20
Washington Mystics waived Jennifer Whittle, placed Markita Aldridge on the injured list and activated Audrey Sauret

Phoenix Mercury terminated the contract of Nicole Kubik

Cleveland Rockers terminated the contract of Adia Barnes

June 19
Sacramento Monarchs terminated the contract of Maren Walseth

Seattle Storm activated Alessandra Santos de Oliveria and placed Quacy Barnes on the injured list

Portland Fire activated Carolyn Young and placed LaQuanda Barksdale on the injured list

June 17
Detroit Shock activated Rachael Sporn and placed Wendy Palmer on the injured list

Miami Sol activated Kristen Rasmussen and placed Milena Flores on the injured list

June 16
Phoenix Mercury activated Michele Timms and Adrain Williams, placed Pat Luckey on the injured list and waived Nicole Kubik

Cleveland Rockers activated Ann Wauters and waived Adia Barnes

June 15
Sacramento Monarchs activated Ticha Penicheiro and waived Maren Walseth

New York Liberty placed Camille Cooper on the injured list and activated Hajdana Radunovic

Miami Sol placed Levys Torres on the injured list and activated Milena Flores

Minnesota Lynx terminated the contract of Jo Hill

Indiana Fever terminated the contract of Kenya Robinson

June 14
Washington Mystics placed Jennifer Whittle on the injured list and activated Cass Bauer-Bilodeau

June 13
Minnesota Lynx waived Jo Hill, placed Kristi Harrower on the injured list and activated Shanele Stires

June 12
Indiana Fever waived Kenya Robinson, changed the status of Jurgita Streimikyte to active and placed Danielle McCulley on the injured list

Houston Comets terminated the contract of Dalivorka Vilipic

Washington Mystics terminated the contract of Belinda Snell

June 11
Seattle Storm terminated the contract of Katrina Hibbert

Houston Comets terminated the contract of Angela Aycock

Sacramento Monarchs terminated the contract of Monique Ambers

June 8
Washington Mystics waived Belinda Snell

Seattle Storm added Michelle Marciniak to its roster

Cleveland Rockers placed Eva Nemcova on the injured list and activated Adia Barnes

Houston Comets waived Dalivorka Vilipic

June 7
New York Liberty terminated the contract of Stacey Ford

Phoenix Mercury terminated the contract of Michelle Cleary

June 6
Seattle Storm waived Katrina Hibbert

Houston Comets waived Angela Aycock

Sacramento Monarchs waived Monique Ambers

Phoenix Mercury terminated the contract of Fatou Kine N'diaye

June 5
Los Angeles Sparks traded Camille Cooper to the New York Liberty for a second-round pick in the 2002 WNBA Draft

New York Liberty waived Stacey Ford

Phoenix Mercury waived Michelle Cleary, signed Nicole Kubik, activated Pat Luckey and placed Adrain Williams on the injured list

Indiana Fever terminated the contract of Itoro Umoh-Coleman

Cleveland Rockers terminated the contract of Angelina Wolvert

June 4
Phoenix Mercury waived Fatou Kine N'diaye

June 1
Indiana Fever activated Gordana Grubin and waived Itoro Umoh-Coleman

Cleveland Rockers activated Rushia Brown and waived Angelina Wolvert

May 31
Phoenix Mercury suspended Brandy Reed and terminated the contracts of Elena Kravchenko, Nicole Kubik, Carolyn Moos, Tere Williams and Amanda Wilson

Sacramento Monarchs placed Monique Ambers on the injured list and Yolanda Griffith on the active roster

Charlotte Sting terminated the contracts of Felecity Willis, Tombi Bell and Niesa Johnson

Cleveland Rockers terminated the contracts of Dale Hodges and Jess Zinobile

Detroit Shock terminated the contract of Joy Holmes

Houston Comets terminated the contracts of Kristen Clement, Allison Cook Tranquilli and Tanisha Johnson

Indiana Fever terminated the contracts of Katryna Gaither, Cornelia Gayden and Texlin Quinney

Miami Sol terminated the contracts of Jamie Cassidy and Jameka Jones

Minnesota Lynx terminated the contracts of Keitha Dickerson, Andrea Lloyd Curry, Sonja Tate and Megan Taylor

New York Liberty terminated the contracts of Katie Cronin and Marina Ferragut

Orlando Miracle terminated the contracts of Denique Graves, Romana Hamzova, Shelley Sandie and Anne Thorius

Phoenix Mercury terminated the contracts of Elena Kravchenko, Nicole Kubik, Carolyn Moos, Tere Williams and Amanda Wilson

Portland Fire terminated the contract of Rasheeda Clark and Michelle Marciniak

Seattle Storm terminated the contracts of Juana Brown and Andrea Garner

Washington Mystics terminated the contracts of Michelle Campbell and Jamie Lewis

Utah Starzz terminated the contracts of Stacy Frese, Naomi Mulitauaopele and Erica Routt

May 30
Los Angeles Sparks terminated the contracts of Kiesha Brown, E.C. Hill and Paige Sauer

Sacramento Monarchs terminated the contracts of Ryneldi Bencenti, Jackie Moore and Dana Wynne

May 27
Utah Starzz placed Shea Ralph on the injured list

Seattle Storm placed Katrina Hibbert on the injured list and Alessandra Santos de Oliveira on the suspended list

Sacramento Monarchs placed Ticha Penicheiro on the injured list and Yolanda Griffith on the suspended list

New York Liberty placed Katarina Lazic and Hajdana Radunovic on the injured list

Miami Sol placed Milena Flores and Levys Torres on the injured list

Los Angeles Sparks placed Camille Cooper on the injured list and Kelley Siemon on the suspended list

Detroit Shock waived Joy Holmes and placed Rachael Sporn and Oksana Zakaluzhnaya on the injured list

Indiana Fever acquired F Olympia Scott-Richardson and a third-round pick in the 2002 WNBA Draft from the Detroit Shock in exchange for a second-round pick in the 2002 WNBA Draft, and waived Katryna Gaither, Cornelia Gayden and Texlin Quinney, and placed Tamika Catchings and Kenya Robinson on the injured list

Cleveland Rockers acquired G Jennifer Rizzotti from the Detroit Shock in exchange for a third-round pick in the 2002 WNBA Draft, waived Dale Hodges and Jess Zinobile, placed Adia Barnes and Tracy Henderson on the injured list, and placed Rushia Brown and Ann Wauters on the suspended list

Charlotte Sting acquired G Keisha Anderson from the Washington Mystics in exchange for C/F Cass Bauer-Bilodeau, waived Felecity Willis, Tombi Bell and Niesa Johnson, and placed Angie Ball and Tiffany Travis on the injured list

Phoenix Mercury waived Elena Kravchenko, Nicole Kubik, Carolyn Moos, Tere Williams and Amanda Wilson, placed Michele Timms and Pat Luckey on the injured list, and acquired G Jaynetta Saunders from the Cleveland Rockers in exchange for a second-round pick in the 2002 WNBA Draft

Houston Comets placed Sheryl Swoopes and Amaya Valdemoro on the injured list, and changed the status of Angela Aycock, Polina Tzekova, Dalivorka Vilipic and Natalia Zasulskaya to suspended

Washington Mystics waived Michelle Campbell and Jamie Lewis, placed Tamara Stocks on the injured list, and placed Audrey Sauret, Belinda Snell, Jennie Whittle on the suspended list

Orlando Miracle waived Denique Graves, Romana Hamzova, Shelley Sandie and Anne Thorius and placed Adrienne Johnson and Shannon Johnson on the injured list

Minnesota Lynx waived Andrea Lloyd Curry and Sonja Tate, placed Svetlana Abrosimova and Shanele Stires on the injured list, and placed Jo Hill on the suspended list

May 26
Utah Starzz waived Stacy Frese, Naomi Mulitauaopele and Erica Routt

Portland Fire waived Rasheeda Clark and Michelle Marciniak and placed Jenny Mowe and Carolyn Young on the injured list

New York Liberty waived Marina Ferragut

Miami Sol waived Jamie Cassidy and Jameka Jones

May 25
Houston Comets waived Kristen Clement, Allison Cook Tranquilli and Tanisha Johnson

Seattle Storm waived Juana Brown and Andrea Garner

New York Liberty waived Katie Cronin

Minnesota Lynx waived Keitha Dickerson and Megan Taylor

May 24
Los Angeles Sparks waived Kiesha Brown, E.C. Hill and Paige Sauer

Sacramento Monarchs waived Ryneldi Bencenti, Jackie Moore and Dana Wynne

Cleveland Rockers terminated the contract of Erin Batth

Orlando Miracle terminated the contract of Andrea Congreaves

May 23
Houston Comets terminated the contract of Danielette Coleman

Orlando Miracle terminated the contract of Jannon Roland

Washington Mystics terminated the contract of Beth Cunningham

May 22
Cleveland Rockers waived Erin Batth

Orlando Miracle waived Andrea Congreaves

Washington Mystics terminated the contract of Elena Karpova

Indiana Fever terminated the contracts of Lesley Brown and Sonia Chase

Detroit Shock terminated the contracts of Cal Bouchard and Svetlana Volnaya

May 21

Houston Comets waived Danielette Coleman

Orlando Miracle waived Jannon Roland

Washington Mystics waived Beth Cunningham

May 18
Washington Mystics waived Elena Karpova

Indiana Fever waived Lesley Brown and Sonia Chase and terminated the contract of April Brown

Detroit Shock waived Cal Bouchard and Svetlana Volnaya

Houston Comets terminated the contract of ShaRae Mansfield

New York Liberty terminated the contract of Tara Mitchem

May 17
Cleveland Rockers added Dale Hodges to its roster

May 16
Cleveland Rockers terminated the contract of Taiwo Rafiu

Miami Sol terminated the contracts of Rhonda Banchero and Umeki Webb

New York Liberty waived Tara Mitchem and terminated the contracts of Olga Firsova and Desiree Francis

Charlotte Sting terminated the contract of Marte Alexander

Phoenix Mercury terminated the contracts of LaCresha Flannagan and Monet Sykes

Portland Fire terminated the contract of Tasha Pointer

May 15
Orlando Miracle terminated the contracts of Shaka Massey, LaCharlotte Smith and Tora Suber

Detroit Shock terminated the contract of Kacy Moffit

Houston Comets terminated the contract of Franthea Price

Seattle Storm terminated the contracts of Amber Hall, Linda Miles and Robin Threatt-Elliott

Cleveland Rockers terminated the contracts of Rhonda Blades and Lisa Oldenburg

Indiana Fever added Angie Braziel to its roster and waived April Brown

Utah Starzz terminated the contracts of Brandy Jones and Tanja Kostic

Sacramento Monarchs terminated the contract of Linda Burgess

Charlotte Sting terminated the contract of Larecha Jones

May 14
Houston Comets waived ShaRae Mansfield and terminated the contract of Anna DeForge

New York Liberty waived Olga Firsova and Desiree Francis

Cleveland Rockers waived Taiwo Rafiu

Miami Sol waived Rhonda Banchero and Umeki Webb

New York Liberty terminated the contract of Jessica Bibby

Los Angeles Sparks terminated the contracts of Abby Garcheck and Pepi Valeta

May 13
Charlotte Sting waived Marte Alexander

May 12
Portland Fire waived Tasha Pointer

Detroit Shock traded Tamicha Jackson and its fourth-round pick in the 2002 WNBA Draft to the Portland Fire in exchange for a second-round pick in the 2002 WNBA Draft

May 11
Phoenix Mercury waived LaCresha Flannagan and Monet Sykes

Detroit Shock waived Kacy Moffit

Houston Comets waived Franthea Price and added Teneshia Johnson to its roster

Seattle Storm waived Amber Hall, Linda Miles and Robin Threatt-Elliott

Washington Mystics terminated the contract of Renee Robinson

Los Angeles Sparks terminated the contracts of Beth Record and Melissa Sanford

Cleveland Rockers waived Rhonda Blades and Lisa Oldenburg

Orlando Miracle waived Shaka Massey, LaCharlotte Smith and Tora Suber

Utah Starzz waived Brandy Jones and Tanja Kostic

Sacramento Monarchs waived Linda Burgess and terminated the contracts of Maxann Resse, Katie Smrcka-Duffy and Felisha Wright

May 10
Charlotte Sting waived Larecha Jones and Angie Braziel and placed Shantia Owens on the suspended list

Portland Fire terminated the contract of Rashaunda Richardson

Cleveland Rockers terminated the contracts of Bonnie Dove, Rhonda L. Smith and Kim Williams

Houston Comets terminated the contracts of Shala Crawford, Pietra Gay and Constance Murdock

New York Liberty waived Jessica Bibby

Houston Comets waived Anna DeForge

Los Angeles Sparks waived Abby Garcheck and Pepi Valeta

May 9
Sacramento Monarchs waived Maxann Resse, Katie Smrcka-Duffy and Felisha Wright

Minnesota Lynx terminated the contracts of Tombi Bell and Angie Potthoff

New York Liberty terminated the contracts of Shea Mahoney and Taru Tuukkanen

Phoenix Mercury terminated the contract of Megan Franza

Charlotte Sting terminated the contracts of Jennifer Phillips and Jenea Skeeters and added Tombi Bell to its roster

Portland Fire terminated the contracts of Angela Atterberry and Danielle Scott

Washington Mystics waived Renee Robinson

Los Angeles Sparks waived Beth Record and Melissa Sanford and added Abby Garcheck to its roster

May 8
Seattle Storm terminated the contract of Janice Felder

Phoenix Mercury added LaCresha Flannigan and Monet Sykes to its roster

Houston Comets waived Shala Crawford, Pietra Gay and Constance Murdock and added Angela Aycock and Franthea Price to its roster

Portland Fire waived Rashaunda Richardson

Miami Sol terminated the contract of Monique Morehouse

Orlando Miracle terminated the contract of Shawnetta Stewart

Cleveland Rockers waived Bonnie Dove, Rhonda L. Smith and Kim Williams

May 7
Minnesota Lynx waived Tombi Bell and Angie Potthoff

New York Liberty waived Shea Mahoney and Taru Tuukkanen

Phoenix Mercury waived Megan Franza

Orlando Miracle terminated the contract of Nakia Sanford

Charlotte Sting waived Jennifer Phillips and Jenea Skeeters

May 5
Portland Fire waived Angela Atterberry and Danielle Scott

May 4
Seattle Storm waived Janice Felder

Miami Sol waived Monique Morehouse

Orlando Miracle waived Shawnetta Stewart and terminated the contract of F Tauja Catchings

May 3
Houston Comets added Constance Murdock to its roster

New York Liberty added Katie Cronin to its roster

Orlando Miracle added Tora Suber and LaCharlotte Smith to its roster and waived Nakia Sanford

May 1
Orlando Miracle waived F Tauja Catchings

April 30

Houston Comets C Monica Lamb announced her retirement

Phoenix Mercury G Dena Head announced her retirement

Seattle Storm terminated the contract of G Charisse Sampson

Indiana Fever terminated the contract of G/F Usha Gilmore

Washington Mystics added Helen Luz, Audrey Sauret, Belinda Snell and Jennie Whittle to its roster

Utah Starzz added Brandy Jones, Tanja Kostic and Erica Routt to its roster

Seattle Storm added Janice Felder, Amber Hall, Linda Miles and Alessandra Santos de Oliveira to its roster

Sacramento Monarchs added Monique Ambers, Ryneldi Becenti, Maxann Resse, Felisha Wright and Dana Wynne to its roster

Portland Fire added Angela Atterberry, Danielle Scott and Rashaunda Richardson to its roster

Phoenix Mercury added Elena Kravchenko, Pat Luckey, Fatou Kine N'diaye and Slobodanka Tuvic to its roster

Orlando Miracle added Tawona Alhaleem, Tauja Catchings, Denique Graves, Shaka Massey, Nyree Roberts, Shelley Sandie, Nakia Sanford and Shawnetta Stewart to its roster

New York Liberty added Stacey Ford, Katrina Lazic and Hajdana Radunovic to its roster

Minnesota Lynx added Jo Hill to its roster

Miami Sol added Rhonda Banchero and Monique Morehouse to its roster

Los Angeles Sparks added Kiesha Brown and Wendi Willitis to its roster

Indiana Fever added Lesley Brown, Sonia Chase, Cornelia Gayden, Nadine Malcolm, Kenya Robinson and Itoro Umoh-Coleman to its roster

Houston Comets added Danielette Coleman, Pietra Gay, Trisha Stafford-Odom, Allison Cook Tranquilli and Dalivorka Vilipic to its roster

Detroit Shock added Kacy Moffit to its roster

Cleveland Rockers added Rhonda Blades, Bonnie Dove, Lisa Oldenburg, Taiwo Rafiu, Rhonda L. Smith, Kim Williams and Jess Zinobile to its roster

Charlotte Sting added Marte Alexander, Angie Ball and Jenea Skeeters to its roster

Minnesota Lynx terminated the contract of G Angela Aycock

April 27
Charlotte Sting added Felecity Willis to its roster

April 26
Seattle Storm waived G Charisse Sampson

Indiana Fever waived G/F Usha Gilmore

Portland Fire terminated the contract of G Jamila Wideman

April 25
Minnesota Lynx waived G Angela Aycock

April 24
Seattle Storm traded G Edna Campbell and a fourth-round pick in the 2002 WNBA Draft to the Sacremento Monarchs in exchange for F Katy Steding and a second-round pick in the 2002 WNBA Draft

Portland Fire waived G Jamila Wideman

April 23
Indiana Fever G Chantel Tremitiere announced her retirement

Detroit Shock traded G/F Anna DeForge to the Houston Comets in exchange for G Jennifer Rizzotti

Utah Starzz terminated the contract of F Kym Hope

April 20
Miami Sol traded G Georgia Schweitzer to the Minnesota Lynx in exchange for G Marla Brumfield

Minnesota Lynx acquired C Val Whiting-Raymond from the Detroit Shock in exchange for a second-round pick in the 2002 WNBA Draft

April 19
Utah Starzz waived F Kym Hope

April 17
New York Liberty acquired G Andrea Nagy and the 57th pick of the 2001 WNBA Draft from the Washington Mystics in exchange for its second and third round picks (28th and 44th overall)

Washington Mystics acquired G Annie Burgess from the Minnesota Lynx in exchange for the 28th pick (acquired from New York in an earlier trade) in the 2001 WNBA Draft

Portland Fire waived F Tara Williams

April 16
Seattle Storm F Robin Threatt will now use the surname Threatt-Elliott

April 11
Sacramento Monarchs acquired C Kara Wolters from the Indiana Fever in exchange for the 14th pick in the 2001 WNBA Draft

March 22
Los Angeles G Vedrana Grgin will now go by Vedrana Grgin Fonseca.

Feb. 20
Portland Fire acquired F Kristin Folkl and the 12th pick in the 2001 WNBA Draft from the Minnesota Lynx in exchange for F Lynn Pride and C Michele VanGorp

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