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The Best Current WNBA Players

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Vote up these WNBA players based on their on-court accomplishments.

Who are the best WNBA players right now? The best current WNBA players are the most talented and skilled players in the Women's National Basketball Association today. These female basketball players lead their teams and the league in points, rebounds, assists, blocks and most statistical categories. If they are not already, many will also be remembered among the top WNBA players of all time too. While the WNBA does not get nearly as much credit as other basketball leagues, that doesn't mean WNBA players are any less talented pound-for-pound. Who is the best WNBA player right now? Which great women's basketball players do you love?

The top current WNBA players are already considered legends of the league, such as Candace Parker, Diana Taurasi, Sylvia Fowles, Sue Bird, Seimone Augustus, or Elena Delle Donne. Other WNBA stars are starting to peak in their basketball careers right now, like Liz Cambage, Jonquel Jones, and Breanna Stewart. WNBA fans will also be on the lookout for how the abysmal current Brittney Griner situation gets resolved. 

Vote up the best women's basketball players right now below. Or re-rank the best WNBA players today the way you think it should look. When you're done, head over and vote for the top current NBA players too!

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  • Elena Delle Donne (born September 5, 1989) is an American professional basketball player for the Washington Mystics of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). Delle Donne played a ...more
  • Breanna Mackenzie Stewart (née Baldwin; born August 27, 1994) is an American professional basketball player for the Seattle Storm of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). In high ...more
  • Candace Nicole Parker (born April 19, 1986) is an American professional basketball player who plays for the Chicago Sky of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). She was the first ...more
  • Diana Lorena Taurasi (born June 11, 1982) is an American professional basketball player for the Phoenix Mercury of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) and UMMC Ekaterinburg of Russia. ...more
  • Maya April Moore (born June 11, 1989) is an American professional basketball player for the Minnesota Lynx of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA), who is on sabbatical. Naming her ...more
  • Sue Bird
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    Suzanne Brigit Bird (born October 16, 1980), commonly known as Sue Bird, is an American professional basketball player for the Seattle Storm of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). ...more
  • Courtney Vandersloot (born February 8, 1989) is an American-Hungarian basketball point guard for the Chicago Sky of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) and Yakin Dogu in the Turkish ...more
  • Napheesa Collier (born September 23, 1996) is an American professional basketball player for the Minnesota Lynx of the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA). After playing college basketball ...more
  • Sylvia Shaqueria Fowles (born October 6, 1985) is an American professional basketball player for the Minnesota Lynx of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). Fowles, who joined the Lynx ...more
  • Brittney Yevette Griner (born October 18, 1990) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Phoenix Mercury in the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) and in ...more
  • Angel Lajuane McCoughtry (born September 10, 1986) is American professional basketball player for the Minnesota Lynx of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) and a two-time Olympic gold ...more
  • Nnemkadi "Nneka" Ogwumike (born July 2, 1990) is an American basketball player of Nigerian descent for the Los Angeles Sparks of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA), after being ...more
  • Tina Alexandria Charles (born December 5, 1988) is an American professional basketball player for the Phoenix Mercury of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). Originally from Jamaica, ...more
  • Elizabeth Cambage (born 18 August 1991) is an Australian professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Sparks of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). Cambage currently holds the ...more
  • Arike Ogunbowale (born March 2, 1997) is a Nigerian-American professional basketball player for the Dallas Wings of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). She played college basketball ...more
  • Alyssa Thomas (born April 12, 1992) is an American professional basketball forward for the Connecticut Sun of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). She played college basketball for the ...more
  • Jonquel Orthea Jones (born January 5, 1994) is a Bahamian-Bosnian professional basketball player for the Connecticut Sun of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). She was drafted with ...more
  • Kahleah Copper (born August 28, 1994) is an American professional basketball player for the Chicago Sky of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). She was drafted by the Washington ...more
  • Chelsea Nichelle Gray (born October 8, 1992) is an American professional basketball player for the Las Vegas Aces of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). She was the eleventh pick in ...more
  • A’ja Riyadh Wilson (born August 8, 1996) is an American professional basketball player for the Las Vegas Aces of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). Wilson played for the South ...more
  • Elizabeth Olatayo Williams (born June 23, 1993) is a British-born Nigerian-American basketball player for the Washington Mystics of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). She was the ...more
  • Natalie Achonwa (born November 22, 1992) is a Canadian professional basketball player for the Minnesota Lynx of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). She played on the Notre Dame ...more
  • Chinenye "Chiney" Ogwumike (born March 21, 1992) is a Nigerian-American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Sparks of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). As of 2020, ...more
  • Tiffany Mitchell (born September 23, 1994) is an American professional basketball player for the Indiana Fever of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). She went to Providence Day ...more
  • Jasmine Thomas (born September 30, 1989) is an American professional basketball player for the Connecticut Sun of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA).