PG, Notre Dame


C, Florida State

  • The Liberty enter the 2017 WNBA Draft with two picks, No. 14 overall (2nd Round) and No. 34 overall (3rd Round).
  • Last year, the Liberty traded its 2017 1st Round pick to the Dallas Wings in exchange for 2015 2nd overall selection Amanda Zahui B and the Wings’ 2017 2nd Round pick (No. 14 overall).
  • New York had previously traded its 2017 2nd Round pick to the Atlanta Dream in exchange for Shoni Schimmel.
  • New York has previously held the No. 14 overall pick twice, selecting Erlana Larkins in 2008 and Tyuanna Marshall in 2014.
  • The Liberty will pick at No. 34 because it had the 3rd best record in the league in 2016 (21-13).
  • Last season, New York did not make any draft day trades, and selected Adut Bulgak (No. 12 overall), Ameryst Alston (No. 24 overall), and Shacobia Barbee (No. 36 overall).
  • New York will have two of last year’s draft picks on its 2017 Training Camp roster in Alston and Barbee. Barbee was unable to compete last season due to a broken foot suffered during her senior season at Georgia and will be in a WNBA Camp for the 1st time.



AL2S: Kia Vaughn

Published April 5, 2017
The other half of the recent NY Liberty trade the infectious Kia Vaughn joins to discuss learning Czech, playing against other WNBA players in Europe, her excitement for the season, being a NYC local back with the Liberty, and so much more.

AL2S: Shavonte Zellous

Published Mar. 21, 2017
The most senior member of the NY Liberty joins David and Vincent from Istanbul. She talks about her time in Turkey, having Kiah Stokes by her side, favorite nights out in the city, being a leader this coming Liberty season, and how to win a title.

AL2S: Amanda Zahui B

Published Mar. 16, 2017
David and Vincent check in with the former #2 overall pick. Over in Russia playing EuroLeague Amanda chats about her season in Russia so far, her basketball upbringing in Sweden (playing for the national team since she was 13!), and the upcoming Liberty season.

AL2S: Tina Charles

Published Mar. 10, 2017
This week Liberty star Tina Charles joins David and Vincent to talk about her offseason, Hopey’s Heart Week coming up in NYC, the new faces on the team, Caribbean vacations, USA basketball, and of course Geno Auriemma and UConn heading to the NCAA’s.

1997 Elite Draft

First Round Kym Hampton (Arizona State) 4th Overall
Second Round Vickie Johnson (Louisiana Tech) 12th Overall

1997 WNBA Draft

First Round Sue Wicks (Rutgers) 6th Overall
Second Round Sophia Witherspoon (Florida) 12th Overall
Third Round Trena Trice (North Carolina State) 22nd Overall
Fourth Round Kisha Ford (Georgia Tech) 27th Overall

1998 WNBA Draft

First Round Alicia Thompson (Texas Tech) 9th Overall
Second Round Nadine Domond (Iowa) 19th Overall
Third Round Albena Branzova (Bulgaria) 29th Overall
Fourth Round Vanessa Nygaard (Stanford) 39th Overall

1999 WNBA Draft

First Round Crystal Robinson (SE Oklahoma State) 6th Overall
Second Round Michele Van Gorp (Duke) 18th Overall
Third Round Tamika Whitmore (University of Memphis) 30th Overall
Fourth Round Carolyn Jones-Young (Auburn) 42nd Overall

2000 WNBA Draft

First Round Olga Firsova (Kansas State) 13th Overall
Second Round Desiree Francis (Iowa State) 29th Overall
Third Round Jessica Bibby (Australia) 45th Overall
Fourth Round Natalie Porter (Australia) 61st Overall

2001 WNBA Draft

Second Round Taru Tuukkanen (Xavier) 57th Overall
Third Round Tara Mitchem (Missouri State) 60th Overall

2002 WNBA Draft

Second Round Linda Frohlich (UNLV) 26th Overall
Third Round Tracy Gahan (Iowa State) 46th Overall
Fourth Round Dee Dee Warley (Maryland) 62nd Overall

2003 WNBA Dispersal Draft

Second Round Elena Baranova (Kyrgyzstan) 11th Overall

2003 WNBA Draft

First Round Molly Creamer (Bucknell) 10th Overall
Second Round Erin Thorn (BYU) 17th Overall
Kristen Brooke Sharp (Cincinnati) 26th Overall
Third Round Jessica Bibby (Australia) 45th Overall
Fourth Round Natalie Porter (Australia) 61st Overall

2004 WNBA Dispersal Draft

First Round Ann Wauters (Belgium) 4th Overall

2004 WNBA Draft

First Round Shameka Christon (Arkansas) 5th Overall
Second Round Amisha Carter (Louisiana Tech) 17th Overall
Third Round Catty Jones (Georgia Washington) 30th Overall

2005 WNBA Draft

First Round Loree Moore (Tennessee) 10th Overall
Second Round Tabitha Pool (Michigan) 23rd Overall
Third Round Rebecca Richman (Rutgers) 36th Overall

2006 WNBA Draft

First Round Sherill Baker (Georgia) 12th Overall
Second Round Brooke Queenan (Boston College) 23rd Overall

2007 WNBA Dispersal Draft

First Round Janel McCarville (Minnesota) 3rd Overall

2007 WNBA Draft

First Round Tiffany Jackson (Texas) 4th Overall
Second Round Shay Doron (Maryland) 16th Overall
Third Round Martina Weber (Iona) 29th Overall

2008 WNBA Draft

First Round Essence Carson (Rutgers) 7th Overall
Erlana Larkins (UNC) 14th Overall
Second Round Wanisha Smith (Duke) 27th Overall
Third Round Alberta Auguste (Tennessee) 35th Overall

2009 WNBA Dispersal Draft

First Round Nicole Powell (Stanford) 1st Overall

2009 WNBA Draft

First Round Kia Vaughn (Rutgers) 8th Overall
Second Round Abby Waner (Duke) 21st Overall

2010 WNBA Draft

Second Round Kalana Greene (Connecticut) 13th Overall
Ashley Houts (Georgia) 16th Overall
Third Round Cory Montgomery (Nebraska) 25th Overall

2011 WNBA Draft

First Round Alex Montgomery (Georgia Tech) 10th Overall
Second Round Angel Robinson (Georgia) 22nd Overall

2012 WNBA Draft

First Round Kelly Cain (Tennessee) 7th Overall
Third Round Katelan Redmon (Gonzaga) 36th Overall

2013 WNBA Draft

First Round Kelsey Bone (Texas A&M) 5th Overall
Toni Young (Oklahoma State) 7th Overall
Second Round Kamiko Williams (Tennessee) 15th Overall

2014 WNBA Draft

Second Round Tyuanna Marshall (Georgia Tech) 14th Overall
Third Round Meighan Simmons (Tennessee) 26th Overall

2015 WNBA Draft

First Round Brittany Boyd (Cal) 9th Overall
Kiah Stokes (UConn) 11th Overall
Second Round Amber Orrange (Stanford) 23rd Overall
Third Round Laurin Mincy (Maryland) 27th Overall
Michala Johnson (Wisconsin) 28th Overall

2016 WNBA Draft

First Round Adut Bulgak (Florida State) 12th Overall
Second Round Ameryst Alston (Ohio State) 24th Overall
Third Round Shacobia Barbee (Georgia) 36th Overall

2017 WNBA Draft

Second Round Lindsay Allen (Notre Dame) 14th Overall
Third Round Kai James (Florida State) 34th Overall