The Mystics secured the No. 1 pick in the 2022 WNBA draft after profitable Sunday’s draft lottery.
Washington entered the drawing with the third-best odds, having only a 17.8% likelihood at taking residence the highest choice. However they leapfrogged each the Fever and Dream, who had the most effective two odds getting into Sunday.
The Fever, who had a 44.2% likelihood of getting the No. 1 pick, have by no means had the No. 1 pick in the WNBA draft in their franchise historical past.
Indiana will maintain the No. 2 pick in this spring’s draft, adopted by the Dream and Wings.
Whereas there isn’t a clear-cut No. 1 prospect, Baylor ahead NaLyssa Smith and Kentucky wing Rhyne Howard are largely considered the highest two prospects in the category of 2022.
The remainder of the primary spherical, in addition to the second and third rounds, are decided by the inverse order of groups’ common season data from 2021.
Here is a take a look at the total first-round order:
- New York
- Minnesota, from Phoenix, by way of New York and Seattle
- Indiana, from Minnesota
- Las Vegas
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