The Summitt staff votes: WNBA Eastern Conference All Stars

LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 30: Tiffany Hayes
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Jasmine Thomas. (Getty Images)
Jasmine Thomas. (Getty Images) /

East guard: Jasmine Thomas, Connecticut Sun

The floor general for the league’s third-best offense, Thomas is a key reason why the Connecticut Sun have made the leap from lottery land to contenders. She’s continued to distribute the ball well—an assist percentage of 24.2—while decreasing her turnover percentage, improving her shooting both at the basket and from the perimeter (50 percent from three!), and hitting so many big shots for Curt Miller’s emerging team.