|Cast your ESPY vote: Best WNBA Player
Lauren Jackson, Seattle Storm
Credentials: Averaged 20.4 ppg and shot 45.1 percent on 3-pointers. Helped Seattle win WNBA championship.
Past ESPYs: 2004 Best WNBA Player
Lisa Leslie, L.A. Sparks
Credentials: Only player in WNBA to average a double-double (17.8 ppg, 10 rpg).
Past ESPY's: 2002 and 2003 Best WNBA Player.
Diana Taurasi, Phoenix Mercury
Credentials: Voted WNBA Rookie of the Year. Averaged 12.7 ppg and 4.7 apg in leading Mercury to turnaround season.
Past ESPYs: 2004 Best Female Athlete; 2003 and 2004 Best Female College Athlete
Tina Thompson, Houston Comets
Credentials: Averaged 20 ppg during the 2004 season.
Past ESPYs: None
'04 Lauren Jackson, Seattle Storm|
'03 Lisa Leslie, Los Angeles Sparks
'02 Lisa Leslie, Los Angeles Sparks
'01 Sheryl Swoopes, Houston Comets
'00 Cynthia Cooper, Houston Comets
'99 Cynthia Cooper, Houston Comets
'98 Cynthia Cooper, Houston Comets
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The ESPYs will be televised on ESPN and ESPN Deportes on July 17 at 9 p.m. ET, preceded by the ESPY Red Carpet Special on ESPN2 at 8 p.m. ET.