Posted February 06, 2012 on AP on Fox
The Seattle Storm have added depth to their front-court by signing former No. 1 overall pick Ann Wauters. Seattle announced the signing of the veteran center on Monday after head coach Brian Agler returned from Spain, where he met with Wauters, who is currently playing in the EuroLeague. The 31-year-old Wauters last played in the WNBA in 2009 and took the last two seasons off. She was the No. 1 overall pick in the 2000 WNBA draft by Cleveland. Wauters also played for New York and San Antonio and was an All-Star in 2005. Wauters is currently playing with Seattle star Lauren Jackson for Ros Casares Valencia and leads that team in points (14.9) and rebounds (8.0) per game.
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Storm Basketball Reports Signing Of Ann Wauters

This week StormBasketball.com is reporting Head Coach and General Manager Brian Agler returned home from Spain with a major addition. The Storm announced the signing of veteran center Ann Wauters, who is playing for EuroLeague power Ros Casares alongside Lauren Jackson. Wauters was born October 12, 1980 in Sint-Gillis-Waas, Belgium. She is 6 ft 4 and 190lbs. Wauters was...

Storm signs Belgium star Ann Wauters

Brian Agler, the Storm's coach and general manager, cashed in on the salary cap space cleared with a big trade in January to announce the signing of Belgium star C Ann Wauters on Monday. Wauters, 31, was the No. 1 overall draft pick in 2000 but didn't play in the WNBA the past two years in order to start a family. Wauters currently plays in Spain with Storm C Lauren Jackson...

Seattle signs veteran C Ann Wauters (AP)

The Seattle Storm have added depth to their front-court by signing former No. 1 overall pick Ann Wauters. Seattle announced the signing of the veteran center on Monday after head coach Brian Agler returned from Spain, where he met with Wauters, who is currently playing in the EuroLeague. The 31-year-old Wauters last played in the WNBA in 2009 and took the last two seasons off.
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.