Women's National Basketball Association League Leaders by Season

Scoring
YEAR PLAYER TEAM G PTS .AVG
1997 Cynthia Cooper Houston Comets 28 621 22.2
1998 Cynthia Cooper Houston Comets 30 680 22.7
1999 Cynthia Cooper Houston Comets 31 686 22.1
YEAR PLAYER TEAM G PTS .AVG
2000 Sheryl Swoopes Houston Comets 31 643 20.7
2001 Katie Smith Minnesota Lynx 32 739 23.1
2002 Chamique Holdsclaw Washington Mystics 20 397 19.9
2003 Lauren Jackson Seattle Storm 33 698 21.2
2004 Lauren Jackson Seattle Storm 31 634 20.5
2005 Sheryl Swoopes Houston Comets 33 614 18.6
2006 Diana Taurasi Phoenix Mercury 34 860 25.3
2007 Lauren Jackson Seattle Storm 31 739 23.8
2008 Diana Taurasi Phoenix Mercury 34 820 24.1
2009 Diana Taurasi Phoenix Mercury 31 631 20.4
YEAR PLAYER TEAM G PTS .AVG
2010 Diana Taurasi Phoenix Mercury 31 702 22.6
2011 Diana Taurasi Phoenix Mercury 32 692 21.6
2012 Angel McCoughtry Atlanta Dream 23 502 21.8
2013 Angel McCoughtry Atlanta Dream 33 711 21.5
2014 Maya Moore Minnesota Lynx 34 812 23.9
2015 Elena Delle Donne Chicago Sky 31 725 23.4
2016 Tina Charles New York Liberty 32 688 21.5

Multiple winners:  Diana Taurasi (5); Cynthia Cooper and Lauren Jackson (3); Sheryl Swoopes and Angel McCoughtry (2)

Consecutive winners:  Diana Taurasi (4); Cynthia Cooper (3); Lauren Jackson and Angel McCoughtry (2)

 

Total winners by club (20):  Houston Comets and Phoenix Mercury (5); Seattle Storm (3); Atlanta Dream and Minnesota Lynx (2); Washington Mystics, Chicago Sky, and New York Liberty (1)

Assists
YEAR PLAYER TEAM G PTS .AVG
1997 Teresa Weatherspoon New York Liberty 28 172 6.1
1998 Ticha Penicheiro Sacramento Monarchs 30 224 7.5
1999 Ticha Penicheiro Sacramento Monarchs 32 226 7.1
YEAR PLAYER TEAM G PTS .AVG
2000 Ticha Penicheiro Sacramento Monarchs 30 236 7.9
2001 Ticha Penicheiro Sacramento Monarchs 23 172 7.5
2002 Ticha Penicheiro Sacramento Monarchs 24 192 8.0
2003 Ticha Penicheiro Sacramento Monarchs 34 229 6.7
2004 Nikki Teasley Los Angeles Sparks 34 207 6.1
2005 Sue Bird Seattle Storm 30 176 5.9
2006 Nikki Teasley Washington Mystics 34 183 5.4
2007 Becky Hammon San Antonio Silver Stars 28 140 5.0
2008 Lindsay Whalen Connecticut Sun 31 166 6.6
2009 Sue Bird Seattle Storm 31 179 5.8
YEAR PLAYER TEAM G PTS .AVG
2010 Ticha Penicheiro Los Angeles Sparks 32 220 6.9
2011 Lindsay Whalen Minnesota Lynx 34 199 7.5
2012 Lindsay Whalen Minnesota Lynx 33 178 5.4
2013 Danielle Robinson San Antonio Silver Stars 25 168 6.7
2014 Diana Taurasi Phoenix Mercury 33 185 5.6
2015 Courtney Vandersloot Chicago Sky 34 198 5.8
2016 Sue Bird Seattle Storm 34 196 5.8

Multiple winners:  Ticha Penicheiro (7); Lindsay Whalen and Sue Bird (3); Nikki Teasley (2)

Consecutive winners:  Ticha Penicheiro (6); Lindsay Whalen (2)

 

Total winners by club (20):  Sacramento Monarchs (6); Seattle Storm (3); Los Angeles Sparks, Minnesota Lynx, and San Antonio Silver Stars (2); New York Liberty, Washington Mystics, Connecticut Sun, Phoenix Mercury, and Chicago Sky (1)

Rebounding
YEAR PLAYER TEAM G PTS .AVG
1997 Lisa Leslie Los Angeles Sparks 28 266 9.5
1998 Lisa Leslie Los Angeles Sparks 28 285 10.2
1999 Yolanda Griffith Sacramento Monarchs 29 329 11.3
YEAR PLAYER TEAM G PTS .AVG
2000 Natalie Williams Utah Starzz 29 336 11.6
2001 Yolanda Griffith Sacramento Monarchs 32 357 11.2
2002 Chamique Holdsclaw Washington Mystics 20 232 11.6
2003 Chamique Holdsclaw Washington Mystics 27 294 10.9
2004 Lisa Leslie Los Angeles Sparks 34 336 9.9
2005 Cheryl Ford Detroit Shock 33 322 9.8
2006 Cheryl Ford Detroit Shock 32 363 11.3
2007 Lauren Jackson Seattle Storm 31 300 9.7
2008 Candace Parker Los Angeles Sparks 33 313 9.5
2009 Candace Parker Los Angeles Sparks 25 244 9.8
YEAR PLAYER TEAM G PTS .AVG
2010 Tina Charles Connecticut Sun 34 398 11.7
2011 Tina Charles Connecticut Sun 34 374 11.0
2012 Tina Charles Connecticut Sun 33 345 10.5
2013 Sylvia Fowles Chicago Sky 32 369 11.5
2014 Courtney Paris Tulsa Shock 34 347 10.2
2015 Courtney Paris Tulsa Shock 34 317 9.3
2016 Tina Charles New York Liberty 32 317 9.9

Multiple winners:  Tina Charles (4); Lisa Leslie (3); Yolanda Griffith, Chamique Holdsclaw, Cheryl Ford, Candace Parker, and Courtney Paris (2)

Consecutive winners:  Tina Charles (3); Lisa Leslie, Chamique Holdsclaw, Cheryl Ford, Candace Parker, and Courtney Paris (2)

 

Total winners by club (19):  Los Angeles Sparks (5); Detroit/Tulsa Shock (4); Connecticut Sun (3); Sacrameto Monarchs and Washington Mystics (2); Utah Starzz, Seattle Storm, Chicago Sky, and New York Liberty (1)

Steals
YEAR PLAYER TEAM G PTS .AVG
1997 Teresa Weatherspoon New York Liberty 28 85 3.04
1998 Teresa Weatherspoon New York Liberty 30 100 3.33
1999 Yolanda Griffith Sacramento Monarchs 29 73 2.52
YEAR PLAYER TEAM G PTS .AVG
2000 Sheryl Swoopes Houston Comets 31 87 2.81
2001 Debbie Black Miami Sol 32 82 2.56
2002 Tamika Catchings Indiana Fever 32 94 2.94
2003 Sheryl Swoopes Houston Comets 31 77 2.48
2004 Nykesha Sales Connecticut Sun 34 75 and
  Yolanda Griffith Sacramento Monarchs 34 75 2.21
2005 Tamika Catchings Indiana Fever 34 90 2.65
2006 Tamika Catchings Indiana Fever 32 94 2.94
2007 Tamika Catchings Indiana Fever 21 66 3.14
2008 Alexis Hornbuckle Detroit Shock 34 79 2.32
2009 Tamika Catchings Indiana Fever 34 99 2.91
YEAR PLAYER TEAM G PTS .AVG
2010 Tamika Catchings Indiana Fever 34 77 2.26
2011 Sancho Lyttle Atlanta Dream 22 52 2.36
2012 Angel McCoughtry Atlanta Dream 24 60 2.50
2013 Tamika Catchings Indiana Fever 30 85 2.83
2014 Angel McCoughtry Atlanta Dream 31 74 2.39
2015 Sancho Lyttle Atlanta Dream 24 54 2.25
2016 Tamika Catchings Indiana Fever 34 62 1.82

Multiple winners:  Tamika Catchings (8); Teresa Weatherspoon, Sheryl Swoopes, Yolanda Griffith, Angel McCoughtry, and Sancho Lyttle (2)

Consecutive winners:  Tamika Catchings (3); Teresa Weatherspoon and Tamika Catchings (2)

 

Total winners by club (21):  Indiana Fever (8); Atlanta Dream (4); New York Liberty, Houston Comets, and Sacramento Monarchs (2); Miami Sol, Connecticut Sun, and Detroit Shock (1)

Blocked Shots
YEAR PLAYER TEAM G PTS .AVG
1997 Elena Baranova Utah Starzz 28 63 2.25
1998 Margo Dydek Utah Starzz 30 114 3.80
1999 Margo Dydek Utah Starzz 32 77 2.41
YEAR PLAYER TEAM G PTS .AVG
2000 Margo Dydek Utah Starzz 32 96 3.00
2001 Margo Dydek UtahUtah Starzz 32 113 3.53
2002 Margo Dydek UtahUtah Starzz 30 107 3.57
2003 Margo Dydek San Antonio Silver Stars 34 48 1.41
2004 Lisa Leslie Los Angeles Sparks 34 98 2.99
2005 Maria Stepanova Phoenix Mercury 15 38 2.53
2006 Margo Dydek Connecticut Sun 34 85 2.50
2007 Margo Dydek Connecticut Sun 32 66 2.06
2008 Lisa Leslie Los Angeles Sparks 33 97 2.94
2009 Candace Parker Los Angeles Sparks 25 53 2.12
YEAR PLAYER TEAM G PTS .AVG
2010 Sylvia Fowles Chicago Sky 34 88 2.59
2011 Sylvia Fowles Chicago Sky 34 68 2.00
2012 Candace Parker Los Angeles Sparks 33 76 2.30
2013 Brittney Griner Phoenix Mercury 27 81 3.00
2014 Brittney Griner Phoenix Mercury 34 129 3.79
2015 Brittney Griner Phoenix Mercury 26 105 4.04
2016 Brittney Griner Phoenix Mercury 34 107 3.15

Multiple winners:  Margo Dydek (8); Brittney Griner (4); Lisa Leslie, Sylvia Fowles, and Candace Parker (2)

Consecutive winners:  Margo Dydek (6); Brittney Griner (4); Margo Dydek and Sylvia Fowles (2)

 

Total winners by club (20):  Utah Starzz/San Antonio Silver Stars (7); Phoenix Mercury (5); Los Angeles Sparks (4); Connecticut Sun and Chicago Sky (2)

Total WNBA Leaders by Club
PTS AST RBS STL BLK TOT
1. Los Angeles Sparks 0 2 5 0 4 11
  Phoenix Mercury 5 1 0 0 5 11
3. Sacramento Monarchs 0 6 2 2 0 10
  Utah Starzz/San Antonio Silver Stars 0 2 1 0 7 10
5. Indiana Fever 0 0 0 8 0 8
6. Houston Comets 5 0 0 2 0 7
  Connecticut Sun 0 1 3 1 2 7
  Seattle Storm 3 3 1 0 0 7
9. Atlanta Dream 2 0 0 4 0 6
10. Detroit/Tulsa Shock 0 0 4 1 0 5
  Chicago Sky 1 1 1 0 2 5
  New York Liberty 1 1 1 2 0 5
13. Washington Mystics 1 1 2 0 0 4
  Minnesota Lynx 2 2 0 0 0 4
15. Miami Sol 0 0 0 1 0 1

Active teams without league leader:   none