Dallas Wings’ forward Satou Sabally has been named the 2023 WNBA Most Improved Player, the league announced Thursday afternoon.
In her fourth season, Sabally averaged 18.6 points, 8.1 rebounds, 4.4 assists, and 1.8 steals in 38 games, all career-highs. She shot 43.5% from the field and 36.1% from beyond the 3-point line, also career-highs. Sabally finished ninth in the league in scoring and tied for 11th in rebounding, leading to her second appearance as an All-Star and first as a starter.
In addition, she posted 14 double-doubles, which was the fifth-most in the WNBA this season.