Sylvia Fowles's historic season, by the numbers:
- Fowles got 35/40 votes from the national panel of sportswriters and broadcasters.
- Number 1 seed in the playoffs, her Lynx went 27-7 in the regular season.
- Stats: 65.5FG%, 18.9PPG, 76.8FT%, 10.4RPG, 1.9BPG
- Lead the league in double doubles
- Western Conference Player of the Month 3x, Western Conference Player of the week 5x
Alana Beard has officially been named the WNBA 2017 Defensive player of the year.
Alana Beard's monster season, by the numbers:
- Beard received 28/40 votes from the national panel of sportswriters and broadcasters.
- Lead the league in steals averaging 2.09 per game.
- Her team led the W in SPG (9.29) and opponents turnovers per game (16.4).
- Multiple times this season Beard tallied 5 steals in a game.
- Through out the season has singled out star players and shut them down (ask Maya Moore).