The WNBA season begins in just over a month, and there are a number of key events to keep an eye on throughout the season.
The WNBA season in 2022 will include a number of unique events, including an All-Star game, contract signings, and a championship game.
There are many events to look forward to this season, and they will be spread out over the course of the season. When will each of the unique events happen?
When are the key dates in the WNBA season of 2022?
The preseason’s first two events took place on January 15 and February 1. The WNBA free agency contract negotiations and signings began around this time. The following are crucial dates to remember for the rest of the season:
The regular season kicks off on May 6th. This will be the first game of a 36-game season, with a total of four games.
The Los Angeles Sparks will compete against the Chicago Sky, the Phoenix Mercury will compete against the Las Vegas Aces, the Seattle Storm will compete against the Minnesota Lynx, and the Indiana Fever will compete against the Washington Mystics.
The AT & T WNBA All-Star Game will take place on July 10th. The teams involved and the game’s start time are still to be determined.
The Commissioner’s Cup Championship Game, sponsored by Coinbase, will take place on July 26. The top teams in the Eastern and Western Conferences based on stats through the first half of the season will compete in this game, with the victorious team receiving a $500,000 prize.
The regular season of the WNBA in 2022 will end on August 14th.
The playoffs begin on August 17th. The squads and game times are still to be determined.