2019 WNBA Playoff Format

  • The top 8 teams advance to the playoffs.
  • The first two rounds are a one-game, single-elimination game
  • The top 2 seeds, including your Connecticut Sun, will receive a bye and automatically advance to the semifinals
  • The Sun’s playoff run will begin on September 17th  in the semifinals that feature a best-of-five format, with the No. 1 overall seed playing the lowest remaining seed and the No. 2 overall seed meeting the remaining team.
  • Seeds 1 and 2 (including the Sun) will host games 1, 2, and 5, and the lower seed will host games 3 and 4 in their respective series.
  • The WNBA Finals remain best-of-five and follow the same 2-2-1 format.

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Below is the list of the remaining 2019 WNBA Playoff dates.

POTENTIAL HOME GAMES BOLDED

WNBA Semifinals – #2 Sun vs. #3 Sparks 

Game 1 – Sun 84, Sparks 75 – W

Game 2 – Thursday, 9/19  at 6:30 PM

Game 3 – Sunday, 9/22 at 7:00 PM

Game 4 – Tuesday, 9/24 at TBA*

Game 5 – Thursday, 9/26 at TBA*

WNBA Semifinals – #1 Mystics vs. #4 Aces 

Game 1 – Mystics 97, Aces 95

Game 2 – Thursday, 9/19  at 8:30 PM

Game 3 – Sunday, 9/22 at 5:00 PM

Game 4 – Tuesday, 9/24 at TBA*

Game 5 – Thursday, 9/26 at TBA*

All  WNBA Semifinal games can be seen on ESPN2

* – if necessary

WNBA Finals – TBA vs. TBA

Game 1 – Sunday, 9/29 at TBA

Game 2 – Tuesday, 10/1  at TBA

Game 3 – Sunday, 10/6 at TBA

Game 4 – Tuesday, 10/8 at TBA*

Game 5 – Thursday, 10/10 at TBA*

* – If Necessary

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