Regular season attendance

  • A sellout for a basketball game at The Forum (1997–2000) is 17,505.
  • A sellout for a basketball game at Staples Center (2001–present) is 19,079.
Regular season all-time attendance
Year Average High Low Sellouts Total for year WNBA game average
1997 8,937 (4th) 14,457 5,987 0 125,114 9,669
1998 7,653 (9th) 11,191 4,851 0 114,801 10,869
1999 7,625 (10th) 13,116 5,436 0 122,000 10,207
2000 6,563 (14th) 11,378 4,416 0 105,005 9,074
2001 9,278 (4th) 11,819 6,591 0 148,446 9,075
2002 11,651 (3rd) 18,542 7,487 0 186,410 9,228
2003 9,290 (4th) 11,320 6,710 0 157,934 8,800
2004 10,369 (2nd) 18,997 8,368 0 176,269 8,613
2005 8,839 (5th) 17,769 7,246 0 143,211 8,172
2006 8,312 (5th) 12,289 6,670 0 141,312 7,476
2007 8,695 (3rd) 13,092 6,748 0 147,810 7,742
2008 9,429 (2nd) 13,142 7,245 0 161,369 7,948
2009 10,387 (2nd) 13,865 8,263 0 176,587 8,039
2010 9,468 (2nd) 14,413 6,026 0 160,951 7,834
2011 10,316 (2nd) 14,266 7,522 0 175,366 7,954
2012 10,089 (1st) 12,639 8,312 0 171,511 7,452
2013 9,869 (1st) 12,651 6,110 0 167,773 7,531
2014 8,288 (5th) 10,138 5,317 0 140,901 7,578
2015 7,464 (6th) 19,076 4,344 0 126,895 7,184

Draft Picks

  • 1997 Elite Draft: Daedra Charles (8), Haixia Zheng (16)
  • 1997: Jamila Wideman (3), Tamecka Dixon (14), Katrina Colleton (19), Travesa Gant (30)
  • 1998: Allison Feaster (5), Octavia Blue (15), Rehema Stephens (25), Erica Kienast (35)
  • 1999: Delisha Milton (4), Clarisse Machanguana (16), Ukari Figgs (28), La’Keshia Frett (40)
  • 2000: Nicole Kubik (15), Paige Sauer (31), Marte Alexander (47), Nicky McCrimmon (63)
  • 2001: Camille Cooper (16), Nicole Levandusky (32), Kelley Siemon (48), Beth Record (64)
  • 2002: Rosalind Ross (16), Gergana Slavtcheva (30), Jackie Higgins (32), Rashana Barnes (48), Tiffany Thompson (64)
  • 2003 Miami/Portland Dispersal Draft: Jackie Stiles (14)
  • 2003: Schuye LaRue (27), Mary Jo Noon (42)
  • 2004 Cleveland Dispersal Draft: Isabelle Fijalkowski (12)
  • 2004: Christi Thomas (12), Doneeka Hodges (25)
  • 2005: DeeDee Wheeler (26), Heather Schreiber (39)
  • 2006: Lisa Willis (5), Willnett Crockett (22), Tiffany Porter-Talbert (36)
  • 2008 Charlotte Dispersal Draft: Ayana Walker (12)
  • 2007: Sidney Spencer (25), Amanda Brown (38)
  • 2008: Candace Parker (1), Shannon Bobbitt (15), Sharnee’ Zoll (29)
  • 2009 Houston Dispersal Draft: selection waived
  • 2009: Lindsay Wisdom-Hylton (13), Ashley Paris (22), Britney Jordan (35)
  • 2010 Sacramento Dispersal Draft: selection waived
  • 2010: Bianca Thomas (12), Angel Robinson (20), Rashidat Junaid (32)
  • 2011: Jantel Lavender (5), Elina Babkina (29, ineligible)
  • 2012: Nneka Ogwumike (1), Farhiya Abdi (13), Khadijah Rushdan (15), Tyra White (16), April Sykes (28)
  • 2013: A’dia Mathies (10), Brittany Chambers (22)
  • 2014: Jennifer Hamson (23), Antonita Slaughter (35)
  • 2015: Crystal Bradford (7), Cierra Burdick (14), Andrea Hoover (31)
  • 2016: Jonquel Jones (6), Whitney Knight (15), Brianna Butler (23), Talia Walton (29)
  • 2017: Sydney Weise (11), Saicha Grant-Allen (35)

All-Stars

  • 1997: No All-Star Game
  • 1998: No All-Star Game
  • 1999: Lisa Leslie
  • 2000: Lisa Leslie, Mwadi Mabika, Delisha Milton
  • 2001: Tamecka Dixon, Lisa Leslie
  • 2002: Tamecka Dixon, Lisa Leslie, Mwadi Mabika
  • 2003: Tamecka Dixon, Lisa Leslie, Nikki Teasley
  • 2004: Mwadi Mabika, Nikki Teasley
  • 2005: Chamique Holdsclaw, Lisa Leslie
  • 2006: Lisa Leslie
  • 2007: Taj McWilliams-Franklin
  • 2008: No All-Star Game
  • 2009: Lisa Leslie, Tina Thompson
  • 2010: Candace Parker
  • 2011: Candace Parker
  • 2012: No All-Star Game
  • 2013: Nneka Ogwumike, Candace Parker, Kristi Toliver
  • 2014: Nneka Ogwumike, Candace Parker
  • 2015: Jantel Lavender, Nneka Ogwumike
  • 2016: No All-Star Game
  • 2017: Chelsea Gray, Nneka Ogwumike, Candace Parker

Olympians

  • 2000: Lisa Leslie, Delisha Milton
  • 2004: Lisa Leslie
  • 2008: Lisa Leslie, Candace Parker, Delisha Milton-Jones
  • 2012: Candace Parker, Jenna O’Hea (AUS)
  • 2016: Ana Dabovic (SER)

Honors and awards

  • 1997 All-WNBA First Team: Lisa Leslie
  • 1997 Sportsmanship Award: Haixia Zheng
  • 1998 All-WNBA Second Team: Lisa Leslie
  • 1999 All-WNBA Second Team: Lisa Leslie
  • 1999 All-Star Game MVP: Lisa Leslie
  • 2000 All-WNBA First Team: Lisa Leslie
  • 2000 Coach of the Year: Michael Cooper
  • 2001 Most Valuable Player: Lisa Leslie
  • 2001 Finals MVP: Lisa Leslie
  • 2001 All-WNBA First Team: Lisa Leslie
  • 2001 All-WNBA Second Team: Tamecka Dixon
  • 2001 All-Star Game MVP: Lisa Leslie
  • 2001 Peak Performer (FG%): Latasha Byears
  • 2002 All-WNBA First Team: Lisa Leslie
  • 2002 All-WNBA First Team: Mwadi Mabika
  • 2002 Finals MVP: Lisa Leslie
  • 2002 All-Star Game MVP: Lisa Leslie
  • 2003 All-WNBA First Team: Lisa Leslie
  • 2003 All-WNBA Second Team: Nikki Teasley
  • 2003 All-Star Game MVP: Nikki Teasley
  • 2004 Most Valuable Player: Lisa Leslie
  • 2004 All-WNBA First Team: Lisa Leslie
  • 2004 All-WNBA Second Team: Nikki Teasley
  • 2004 Defensive Player of the Year: Lisa Leslie
  • 2004 Peak Performer (Rebounds): Lisa Leslie
  • 2005 All-WNBA Second Team: Lisa Leslie
  • 2005 All-Defensive Second Team: Lisa Leslie
  • 2006 Most Valuable Player: Lisa Leslie
  • 2006 All-Decade Team: Lisa Leslie
  • 2006 All-WNBA First Team: Lisa Leslie
  • 2006 All-Defensive First Team: Lisa Leslie
  • 2007 All-Rookie Team: Marta Fernandez
  • 2007 All-Rookie Team: Sidney Spencer
  • 2008 Most Valuable Player: Candace Parker
  • 2008 Rookie of the Year: Candace Parker
  • 2008 All-WNBA First Team: Lisa Leslie
  • 2008 All-WNBA First Team: Candace Parker
  • 2008 Defensive Player of the Year: Lisa Leslie
  • 2008 All-Defensive First Team: Lisa Leslie
  • 2008 All-Rookie Team: Candace Parker
  • 2008 Peak Performer (Rebounds): Candace Parker
  • 2009 All-WNBA Second Team: Lisa Leslie
  • 2009 All-WNBA Second Team: Candace Parker
  • 2009 All-Defensive Second Team: Lisa Leslie
  • 2009 All-Defensive Second Team: Candace Parker
  • 2009 Peak Performer (Rebounds): Candace Parker
  • 2010 Peak Performer (Assists): Ticha Penicheiro
  • 2012 Rookie of the Year: Nneka Ogwumike
  • 2012 Most Improved Player: Kristi Toliver
  • 2012 Coach of the Year: Carol Ross
  • 2012 All-WNBA First Team: Candace Parker
  • 2012 All-Defensive First Team: Alana Beard
  • 2012 All-Defensive Second Team: Candace Parker
  • 2012 All-Rookie Team: Nneka Ogwumike
  • 2013 Most Valuable Player: Candace Parker
  • 2013 All-WNBA First Team: Candace Parker
  • 2014 All-WNBA First Team: Candace Parker
  • 2014 All-WNBA Second Team: Nneka Ogwumike
  • 2014 All-Defensive Second Team: Alana Beard
  • 2015 All-Rookie Team: Ana Dabović
  • 2015 All-Defensive First Team: Nneka Ogwumike
  • 2015 All-WNBA Second Team: Candace Parker
  • 2016 Finals MVP: Candace Parker
  • 2016 Most Valuable Player: Nneka Ogwumike
  • 2016 Sixth Woman of the Year: Jantel Lavender
  • 2016 All-Defensive First Team: Alana Beard
  • 2016 All-Defensive First Team: Nneka Ogwumike