New York Liberty wins first pick of the 2020 WNBA Draft after lottery
That #1 pick feeling ??? pic.twitter.com/7BsNwS2JzF
— New York Liberty (@nyliberty) September 17, 2019
The New York Liberty won the first pick in the WNBA’s draft lottery Tuesday evening. The lottery took place during halftime of game 1 of the semifinals series between the Connecticut Sun and the Los Angeles Sparks. Oregon guard Sabrina Ionescu is the heavy frontrunner to be the first pick in the 2020 WNBA draft.
- New York Liberty
- Dallas Wings
- Indiana Fever
- Atlanta Dream
The draft lottery odds are based on the cumulative records of the two most recent regular seasons (2018 and 2019).
|Team||Combined 2019-2019 Record||Chances (out of 1,000)|
The selection order for the remainder of the draft’s first round as well as the second and third rounds is determined by inverse order of the teams’ respective regular-season records solely from 2019.
Remaining 2020 Draft Order
|9||Dallas from Las Vegas (21-13) (Cambage, Jefferson, Harrison, 5/16/19)||21-13|
|10||Connecticut from Los Angeles (22-12) (C. Ogwumike, 4/27/19)||22-12|