2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
12-20, 3rd in Eastern Conference
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1dMechelle Voepel

Ten biggest questions for the WNBA offseason

As Chicago celebrates its WNBA title, many questions already linger for the offseason, including possible retirements and player movement in free agency.

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4dTisha Thompson and Mechelle Voepel

Why the WNBA may be entering thrive mode

In her effort to push the league into a stronger financial future, WNBA commissioner Cathy Engelbert wants to disrupt the economic model that she says has undervalued women's sports.

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12d

2021 WNBA playoff schedule

Chicago is headed to the WNBA Finals, while Las Vegas forced a decisive Game 5 in the semifinals and hosts Phoenix on Friday.

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13dKelly Cohen

Liberty's Onyenwere is WNBA Rookie of the Year

The WNBA has named New York Liberty forward Michaela Onyenwere the 2021 Rookie of the Year. Onyenwere, 22, led all WNBA rookies with 8.6 PPG, 91 field goals and 37 3-pointers, and was second with 94 rebounds.

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25dMechelle Voepel

Liberty's Hopkins: Refs treated us bad all season

New York Liberty coach Walt Hopkins was critical of the officiating following Thursday's 83-82 loss to the Phoenix Mercury, saying, "We don't get respect because we're a young team."

25d

Cunningham, Turner lead Mercury to 83-82 win over Liberty

— Sophie Cunningham hit 6 of 9 3-pointers for a career-high 21 points and Brianna Turner made the winning free throw with less than a second to play, giving the Phoenix Mercury an 83-82 win over the New York Liberty in a first-round WNBA playoff game...

Mercury top Liberty after late drama to advance (1:19)
25d
Chris Paul all about Liberty-Mercury playoff game (0:40)
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29dMechelle Voepel

Liberty make playoffs as Sparks, Mystics miss out

After finishing with just two victories last season, the Liberty are back in the WNBA playoffs for the first time since 2017 because the Sparks and Mystics both lost on Sunday.

Team Stats

Points Per Game78.5
Rebounds Per Game33.3
Assists Per Game19.2

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2020220.091
20191024.294
2018727.206
20172212.647