An exciting regular season came to an end on Sunday, giving basketball fans the full field for the 2022 WNBA Playoffs.
Heading into the final day of the regular season, the Aces and Sky were still battling for the No. 1 seed, but Las Vegas ultimately clinched home-court advantage throughout the postseason.
There were also four teams fighting for the final two WNBA Playoff berths. The Liberty and Mercury snagged the No. 7 and No. 8 seeds, respectively, pushing the Lynx and Dream out of the bracket.
Here’s everything you need to know about the 2022 WNBA Playoffs.
The 2022 WNBA regular season ended on Sunday, Aug. 14. The 2022 WNBA Playoffs will begin on Wednesday, Aug. 17.
First round starts this Wednesday, August 17 on ESPN 2 🤩 pic.twitter.com/iwULG82YTP
*clinched WNBA Playoff berth
Eliminated from WNBA Playoff contention: Dream, Fever, Lynx, Sparks
Here is the procedure the league follows, per WNBA.com: