Dream acquire No. 1 total choice in WNBA draft from Mystics
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The Atlanta Dream acquired the No. 1 general pick in the WNBA draft from the Washington Mystics on Wednesday.The Mystics got the No. 3 overall pick Monday as well as the No. 14 option in the 2nd round.Washington also deserves to exchange its 2023 first-round choice with Atlanta’s first-round choice obtained from Los Angeles on Feb. 5. The Desire traded Chennedy Carter as well as the legal rights to Li Yueru to the Triggers for Erica Wheeler, Los Angeles’ first-round draft option following year as well as the No. 15 pick this season.CLICK below FOR MORE SPORTING ACTIVITIES COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COM< source media ="( max-width: 767px)" srcset= "https://a57.foxnews.com/static.foxnews.com/foxnews.com/content/uploads/2022/04/1470/828/GettyImages-1239181177.jpg?ve=1&tl=1 2x" >
during the Big12 Female’s Champion last in between the Baylor Bears and the Texas Longhorns on Sunday March 13, 2022, at Local Auditorium in Kansas City, MO.
Smith has an opportunity to go No. 1 general in the draft.( Image by Nick Tre. Smith/Icon Sportswire through Getty Images) Atlanta still keeps the No. 15 choice in the second round of the draft.The trade offers Atlanta, which ended up 8-24 last season, the first choice in the draft for just the second time in franchise business history. In 2009, the Desire used the No. 1 overall choice to compose Angel McCoughtry, that led the group to the WNBA Finals in 2010, 2011 as well as 2013.< resource media=" (max-width: 767px)" srcset=" https://a57.foxnews.com/static.foxnews.com/foxnews.com/content/uploads/2022/04/1470/828/GettyImages-1237356133.jpg?ve=1&tl=1 2x" >< resource media="( min-width: 767px)" srcset=" https://a57.foxnews.com/static.foxnews.com/foxnews.com/content/uploads/2022/04/1862/1048/GettyImages-1237356133.jpg?ve=1&tl=1 2x" >< img src=" https://a57.foxnews.com/static.foxnews.com/foxnews.com/content/uploads/2022/04/640/320/GettyImages-1237356133.jpg?ve=1&tl=1" alt=" Renee Montgomery of the Atlanta Desire throughout the 2022 WNBA Draft Lottery on December 19, 2021 at ESPN in Bristol, Connecticut. " >