WNBA playoffs 2022: TV Schedule, bracket and TV Coverage

WNBA playoffs 2022 Live Stream

The 2022 WNBA Playoffs is set, WNBA Board of Governors formalized a new playoff system that will structure the 2022 playoffs onward. The new playoff format scraps the single-elimination games of the first two rounds in favor of a best-of-3 quarterfinal round.

Las Vegas advanced to the WNBA semifinals in each of the last three years and made the 2020 WNBA Finals. The first seed Las Vegas Aces will play the eight seed Phoenix Mercury. Las Vegas enters the series having won eight of its last ten games, including a Commissioner's Cup victory.

WNBA playoffs 2022 Live TV Coverage

Disney networks will televise every game of the 2022 WNBA Playoffs Presented by Google beginning Wednesday, Aug. 17. The newly expanded WNBA Playoff format will include as many as 27 games through the conclusion of the WNBA Finals Presented by YouTube TV.

The 2022 WNBA playoffs All games will be aired on the ESPN networks, which include ESPN, ESPN2, ABC, and ESPNU.

WNBA playoffs 2022 TV Schedule

First Round

DateGameTimeTV ChannelResult
Wednesday, Aug. 17New York Liberty vs Chicago Sky8 p.m. ETESPN 2
Wednesday, Aug. 17Phoenix Mercury vs Las Vegas Aces10 p.m. ETESPN
Thursday, Aug. 18Dallas Wings vs Connecticut Sun8 p.m. ETESPN U/NBA TV
Thursday, Aug. 18Washington Mystics vs Seattle Storm10 p.m. ETESPN 2
Saturday, Aug. 19New York Liberty vs Chicago Sky12 p.m. ETESPN
Saturday, Aug. 19Phoenix Mercury vs Las Vegas Aces9 p.m. ETESPN 2
Sunday, Aug. 20Dallas Wings vs Connecticut Sun12 p.m. ETABC
Sunday, Aug. 20Washington Mystics vs Seattle Storm4 p.m. ETESPN
Tuesday, Aug. 23Chicago Sky vs New York LibertyTBDTBD
Tuesday, Aug. 23Vegas Aces vs Phoenix MercuryTBDTBD
Wednesday, Aug. 24Connecticut Sun vs Dallas WingsTBDTBD
Wednesday, Aug. 24Seattle Storm vs Washington MysticsTBDTBD

Semifinals

DateGameTimeTV ChannelResult
Sunday, Aug. 28TBDTBDTBD
Wednesday, Aug. 31TBDTBDTBD
Sunday, Sept. 4TBDTBDTBD
Tuesday, Sept. 6TBDTBDTBD
Thursday, Sept. 8TBDTBDTBD

Finals

DateGameTimeTV ChannelResult
Sunday, Sept. 11Game 1TBDTBD
Tuesday, Sept. 13Game 2TBDTBD
Thursday, Sept. 15Game 3TBDTBD
Sunday, Sept. 18Game 4TBDTBD
Tuesday, Sept. 20Game 5TBDTBD