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December 22, 2020

Maya April Moore is an American professional basketball player.

With multiple WNBA championships, Olympic gold medals and back-to-back collegiate national titles, Maya Moore is β€œthe greatest winner in the history of women’s basketball,” as Sports Illustrated put it.

So last year, when she decided to forgo playing professional basketball at the prime of her career to advocate for reform of the U.S. criminal-justice system, many were stunned.

Career highlights and awards:

4Γ— WNBA champion (2011, 2013, 2015, 2017)
WNBA Finals MVP (2013)
WNBA MVP (2014)
6Γ— WNBA All-Star (2011, 2013–2015, 2017–2018)
3Γ— WNBA All-Star Game MVP (2015, 2017, 2018)
5Γ— All-WNBA First Team (2013–2017)
2Γ— All-WNBA Second Team (2012, 2018)
2Γ— WNBA All-Defensive Second Team (2014, 2017)
WNBA steals leader (2018)
WNBA scoring leader (2014)
WNBA Rookie of the Year (2011)
WNBA All-Rookie Team (2011)
WNBA Top 20@20 (2016)
FIBA World Championship MVP (2014)
2Γ— EuroLeague Women champion (2012, 2018)
Liga Femenina champion (2012)
3Γ— WCBA champion (2013–2015)
2Γ— NCAA champion (2009–2010)
4Γ— AP All-America First Team (2008-2011)
3Γ— CoSIDA Academic All-America First Team (2009–2011)
4Γ— WBCA Coaches' All-America Team (2008–2011)
4Γ— USBWA All-America Team (2008–2011)
3Γ— Wade Trophy (2009–2011)
2Γ— Naismith College Player of the Year (2009, 2011)
2Γ— John R. Wooden Award (2009, 2011)
2Γ— AP College Player of the Year (2009, 2011)
2Γ— USBWA Women's National Player of the Year (2009, 2011)
2x Honda Sports Award for basketball (2010, 2011)
3Γ— Big East Player of the Year (2008, 2009, 2011)
2Γ— Academic All-America of the Year (2010–2011)
All-sports Academic All-America of the Year (2011)
NCAA Tournament Most Outstanding Player (2010)
USBWA National Freshman of the Year (2008)

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