The Minnesota Lynx made four selections in the WNBA Draft on Monday with two picks in each round. In the first round, the Lynx selected Duke guard Tricia Liston with the 12th overall pick. Three picks later, the Lynx selected Virginia center Asya Bussie.
Coming off a runner-up finish in the WNBA Finals last season, the Minnesota Lynx had a notable theme in the WNBA Draft Monday night.
The Minnesota Lynx announced Tuesday they have traded forward Charde Houston and their 24th pick in the upcoming WNBA Draft for the 18th pick in this year’s draft.
In college, Maya Moore’s challenge was to uphold UConn’s long and storied legacy. With the Minnesota Lynx, she’ll have an entirely different kind of challenge.
Maya Moore was selected by the Minnesota Lynx with the first pick in the WNBA Draft on Monday.