The Lynx have a league-high six picks in Monday's WNBA draft, including two in the first round and five in the top 20. Here is how they stockpiled so many:
No. 3: From Washington, in trade of Nicky Anosike to Mystics on April 5, 2011.
No. 12: Their own pick.
No. 18: From Phoenix, in trade of Charde Houston on Feb. 28, 2012. Mercury also received Lynx's own No. 24 pick.
No. 19: From New York, in 2011 draft-day trade of Jessica Breland (No. 13 pick) for Angel Robinson (No. 22) and Liberty's second-round pick this year.
No. 20: From Atlanta, in another 2011 draft-day trade of Felicia Chester (No. 14) for Rachel Jarry (No. 18) and Dream's second-round pick this year.
No. 31: From New York, in trade of Quanitra Hollingsworth on May 27, 2011; Liberty received Lynx's third-round pick, which turned out to be No. 36.
|Cleveland - LP: C. Carrasco||6||FINAL|
|Detroit - WP: K. Lobstein||8|
|Chicago Cubs - WP: J. Arrieta||5||FINAL|
|Cincinnati - LP: A. DeSclafani||2|
|Washington - LP: G. Gonzalez||2||FINAL|
|Miami - WP: D. Haren||6|
|Toronto - LP: M. Buehrle||1||FINAL|
|Tampa Bay - WP: C. Archer||5|
|Atlanta - LP: T. Cahill||4||FINAL|
|Philadelphia - WP: J. Williams||5|
|Boston - LP: W. Miley||7||FINAL|
|Baltimore - WP: B. Norris||18|
|St. Louis - LP: L. Lynn||3||FINAL|
|Milwaukee - WP: M. Blazek||6|
|Kansas City - LP: K. Herrera||2||FINAL|
|Chicago WSox - WP: D. Robertson||3|
|Kansas City - LP: E. Volquez||3||FINAL|
|Chicago WSox - WP: J. Danks||5|
|Texas - WP: N. Feliz||5||FINAL|
|LA Angels - LP: J. Alvarez||4|
|Houston - WP: T. Sipp||7||FINAL|
|Oakland - LP: T. Clippard||6|
|Los Angeles - LP: S. Baker||1||FINAL|
|San Diego - WP: B. Morrow||3|
|Pittsburgh - WP: F. Liriano||8||FINAL|
|Arizona - LP: J. Hellickson||0|
|Minnesota - WP: C. Fien||4||FINAL|
|Seattle - LP: T. Olson||2|
|NY Mets - LP: J. Niese||4||FINAL|
|NY Yankees - WP: C. Shreve||6|
|Red Bull New York||1|