Points of View: Top Shooters
Becky Hammon, New York Liberty
"Katie Smith. I think her career speaks for itself. "
Harrison, Phoenix Mercury
"Katie Smith, when she's on and I'm not guarding her."
Lennox, Seattle Storm
"Katie Smith. She may not have had her best season in 2005 for whatever reason, maybe due to injury or even adjusting to a new team, but she is so consistent and you cannot leave her open. Like 90% of the time, even if you are in her face, she is going to knock it down. She is the most deadly. But there are a lot of great shooters out there. Katie Douglas is a great shooter who makes it like every time she is open."
Mann, Minnesota Lynx
"My old teammate, Katie Smith, is deadly. I miss her."
"I had a really good three-point shooter on my team, Laurie Koehn, a rookie last year out of Kansas State. She was the best 3-point shooter I've ever seen. I she would barely ever miss."
Miller, Phoenix Mercury
"Anna DeForge and Becky Hammon are two that stand out for me."
Smith, Detroit Shock
"I'd say myself, of course, but there are other. Nykesha Sales can knock it down, Katie Douglas was killing last year, Kara Lawson has her spurts and even a newcomer like Laurie Koehn in Washington - that's her m.o.. It's like automatic. There are probably one or two on each team."
Whalen, Connecticut Sun
"Well I think we have two on our team in Katie Douglas and Nykeshia Sales. Those are two pretty good 3-point shooters right there. I would also say Diana Taurasi and Anna DeForge. Then you have Laurie Koehn, Sue Bird and the great Katie Smith.