Women's National Basketball Association: WNBA Playoffs


Single-game elimination

Aug. 28at Houston 70, Charlotte 54
(Leading Scorer: Cynthia Cooper, Hou., 31 pts.)
Aug. 28New York 59, at Phoenix 41
(Leading Scorer: Rebecca Lobo, NY, 16 pts.)

Championship Game

Aug. 30at Houston 65, New York 51
(Leading Scorer: Cynthia Cooper, Hou. 25 pts.)

All-WNBA Team

Voting was done by a 37-member panel consisting of national and local media from the eight WNBA cities. Points were awarded on a 5-3 basis. Unanimous First-Team selection is in bold.

First TeamPoints
GCynthia Cooper, Houston185
GRuthie Bolton-Holifield, Sac.109
CLisa Leslie, Los Angeles159
FEva Nemcova, Cleveland129
FTina Thompson, Houston137
Second TeamPoints
GTeresa Witherspoon, NY103
GAndrea Stinson, Charlotte100
CJennifer Gillom, Phoenix88
FWendy Palmer, Utah119
FRebecca Lobo, NY83

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