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The Best Current WNBA Players 

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List Rules Please rank the players based only on their on-court accomplishment

The best current WNBA players are the most talented and skilled players in the Women's National Basketball Association today. These female basketball players will be leading their teams and the league in points, rebounds, assists and other 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. In fact, many of these women are also among the best female basketball players in the world right now.

So whether these top current WNBA players are already considered legends of the league or are just starting to peak in their careers, they are the best female professional basketball players in the country right now. Have a favorite current WNBA star? Vote for her below, add her to the list or re-rank these famous current WNBA players. When you're done, head over and vote for the top current NBA players too!

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Candace Parker is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current WNBA Players
Power forward and Center from St. Louis

Age: 33

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Elena Delle Donne is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current WNBA Players
Blindward added Small forward from Wilmington

Age: 30

Number: 11

Teams: Washington Mystics

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Maya Moore is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current WNBA Players
Small forward from Jefferson City

Age: 30

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Diana Taurasi is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current WNBA Players
Point guard and Shooting guard from Glendale

Age: 37

Number: 3

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Sue Bird is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current WNBA Players
Sue Bird Point guard from Syosset

Age: 39

Number: 10

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Breanna Stewart is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current WNBA Players
rosemary-hallett added

Age: 25

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Brittney Griner is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current WNBA Players
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Angel McCoughtry is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current WNBA Players
Angel McCoughtry Small forward from Baltimore

Age: 33

Number: 35

Teams: Atlanta Dream

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Lindsay Whalen is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current WNBA Players
swimmingchic10 added Point guard from Hutchinson

Age: 37

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Seimone Augustus is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current WNBA Players
Shooting guard and Small forward from Baton Rouge

Age: 35

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Skylar Diggins-Smith is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current WNBA Players
Justin Hussong added Skylar Diggins-Smith
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Tina Charles is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current WNBA Players
Center from Jamaica

Age: 31

Number: 31

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Nneka Ogwumike is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current WNBA Players
Justin Hussong added

Age: 29

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Sylvia Fowles is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current WNBA Players
Justin Hussong added Center from Miami

Age: 34

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Liz Cambage is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current WNBA Players
Liz Cambage
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Courtney Vandersloot is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current WNBA Players
Courtney Vandersloot
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Jewell Loyd is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current WNBA Players
Justin Hussong added Jewell Loyd
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Emma Meesseman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current WNBA Players
Justin Hussong added Emma Meesseman
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Tiffany Hayes is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current WNBA Players

Age: 30

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Kristi Toliver is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current WNBA Players
Justin Hussong added Kristi Toliver

Age: 32

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Marissa Coleman is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current WNBA Players
cornellalexander added

Age: 32

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Napheesa Collier is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current WNBA Players
bjlmurk added Napheesa Collier
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Glory Johnson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current WNBA Players
Justin Hussong added Glory Johnson