Wednesday, September 11 | 7:00PM | Angel of the Winds Arena
WNBA Playoffs – Round 1 presented by Symetra
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Sunday, September 15 | Noon | Staples Center
WNBA Playoffs – Round 2 


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2019 Playoff Bracket

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 receive a bye and automatically advance to the semifinals
    • Seeds 3 and 4 Receive a bye in round one and advance to the second elimination game on September 15th.
    • In round 1, No. 8 seed plays at the No. 5 seed and the No. 7 seed plays at the No. 6 seed. These games take place on September 11th.
    • In round 2, the No. 3 seed hosts the lowest-seeded first-round winner and the No. 4 seed hosts the other first-round winner.
    • The semifinals 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 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.

Below is the complete list of 2019 WNBA playoff dates.

Wednesday September 11th First Round Elimination
Sunday September 15th Second Round Elimination
Tuesday September 17th Semifinals Game 1
Thursday September 19th Semifinals Game 2
Sunday September 22nd Semifinals Game 3
Tuesday September 24th Semifinals Game 4*
Thursday September 26th Semifinals Game 5*
Sunday September 29th Finals Game 1
Tuesday October 1st Finals Game 2
Sunday October 6th Finals Game 3
Tuesday October 8th Finals Game 4*
Thursday October 10th Finals Game 5*

Schedule Subject To Change

* – If Necessary

Keep Fighting.