WNBA Draft

Aces center A'ja Wilson (22) and Mystics big Elena Delle Donne reach for an offensive rebound. Aces forward Theresa Plaisance (55) and point guard Kelsey Plum (10) stand behind them.

All-WNBA First, Second Team awards to become positionless

By Isabel Rodrigues / August 12, 2022

“This process change allows us to celebrate the best of the best going forward.”

Washington Mystics

Locked on Women’s Basketball: Inside Washington Mystics WNBA Draft Night

By The Next / April 19, 2022

‘Most of the fans I spoke to at the draft party were expecting Shakira Austin’, said Jenn

Los Angeles

Locked on Women’s Basketball: The Los Angeles Sparks make the most of the 2022 WNBA Draft

By The Next / April 14, 2022

Alex and David discuss all things Los Angeles Sparks and the 2022 WNBA Draft

Storm

Locked on Women’s Basketball: The Seattle Storm had an eventful 2022 WNBA Draft without any first-round picks

By The Next / April 13, 2022

Howard Megdal and Em discuss the Seattle Storm and all things 2022 WNBA draft

‘We like the versatility’: Sparks add Rae Burrell on busy draft night

By David Yapkowitz / April 13, 2022

While facing an uphill battle, the Sparks four draftees will compete for a coveted roster spot

‘Sit back and watch’: How James Wade experienced the 2022 WNBA Draft

By James Kay / April 13, 2022

For the Chicago Sky, no picks but lots of paninis

Members of the Seattle Storm front office and coaching staff sit around a table littered with papers, laptops, and office supplies for the 2022 WNBA Draft.

2022 WNBA Draft: Seattle Storm make some things out of nothing

By Em Adler / April 13, 2022

Talisa Rhea discusses the Storm’s war room deliberations

Phoenix

Locked on Women’s Basketball: Phoenix Mercury’s 2022 WNBA Draft night

By The Next / April 12, 2022

‘Everything that’s been very focused on getting Griner home still remains the focus and that is the number one priority I think for everybody in and around the WNBA’ said Alex

Nia Clouden and Cathy Engelbert. (Photo courtesy of the WNBA)

Sun add backcourt talent in 2022 WNBA Draft with a competitive training camp in mind

By Jacqueline LeBlanc / April 12, 2022

The Sun land their top target with the team’s first first-round pick since 2019

WATCH: Jonathan Kolb, Sandy Brondello and The Next staff recap the WNBA Draft

By The Next / April 11, 2022

Liberty head coach and GM kick off post-draft reaction podcast