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Sport WNBA 2021 Commissioner's Cup schedule, standings, how to watch, live stream, TV channel

04:55  13 may  2021
04:55  13 may  2021 Source:   cbssports.com

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Ahead of the 2021 WNBA season, the league unveiled a new in-season competition called the Commissioner's Cup. Select regular season games will count towards Cup standings, and in August the two teams from each conference with the best records in those games will meet in the championship, with a prize pool of $500,000 up for grabs.

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The Cup games will be each team's first home and road matchup with their in-conference opponents. That means there will be 10 Cup games for each team, and 60 total. All of them will take place in the first half of the season prior to the Olympic break, and the championship will be on Aug. 12, in Phoenix, just ahead of the season's resumption on Aug. 15.

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As the games begin, here's a look at the full schedule of Cup games, how to watch them and the current standings.

Commissioner's Cup standings:

Eastern Conference

  • Atlanta Dream: 0-0
  • Chicago Sky: 0-0
  • Connecticut Sun: 0-0
  • Indiana Fever: 0-0
  • New York Liberty: 0-0
  • Washington Mystics: 0-0

Western Conference

  • Dallas Wings: 0-0
  • Las Vegas Aces: 0-0
  • Los Angeles Sparks: 0-0
  • Minnesota Lynx: 0-0
  • Phoenix Mercury: 0-0
  • Seattle Storm: 0-0

Commissioner's Cup schedule, results

Friday, May 14

  • Indiana Fever vs. New York Liberty, 7 p.m. ET -- NBA TV
  • Connecticut Sun vs. Atlanta Dream, 7:30 p.m. ET -- Twitter
  • Phoenix Mercury vs. Minnesota Lynx, 9 p.m. ET -- CBS Sports Network
  • Dallas Wings vs. Los Angeles Sparks, 10:30 p.m. ET -- Facebook

Saturday, May 15

  • Chicago Sky vs. Washington Mystics, 1 p.m. ET -- ABC
  • Las Vegas Aces vs. Seattle Storm, 3 p.m. ET -- ABC

Sunday, May 16

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  • New York Liberty vs. Indiana Fever, 2 p.m. ET -- CBS Sports Network

Wednesday, May 19

  • Chicago Sky vs. Atlanta Dream, 7 p.m. ET -- Facebook
  • Indiana Fever vs. Connecticut Sun, 7 p.m. ET -- CBS Sports Network

Thursday, May 20

  • Minnesota Lynx vs. Seattle Storm, 8 p.m. ET -- NBA TV

Friday, May 21

  • Atlanta Dream vs. Indiana Fever, 7 p.m. ET -- Twitter
  • New York Liberty vs. Washington Mystics, 7 p.m. ET -- WNBA League Pass
  • Los Angeles Sparks vs. Las Vegas Aces, 10:30 p.m. ET -- CBS Sports Network

Saturday, May 22

  • Seattle Storm vs. Dallas Wings, 8 p.m. ET -- Facebook

Sunday, May 23

  • New York Liberty vs. Chicago Sky, 1 p.m. ET -- ESPN
  • Washington Mystics vs. Indiana Fever, 1 p.m. ET -- ESPN 3

Tuesday, May 25

  • Washington Mystics vs. Indiana Fever, 7 p.m. ET -- WNBA League Pass
  • Atlanta Dream vs. Chicago Sky -- 8 p.m. ET -- CBS Sports Network

Wednesday, May 26

  • Las Vegas Aces vs. Phoenix Mercury, 10 p.m. ET -- CBS Sports Network

Friday, May 28

  • Washington Mystics vs. Connecticut Sun, 7 p.m. ET -- Facebook
  • Minnesota Lynx vs. Seattle Storm, 10 p.m. ET -- CBS Sports Network

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  • Atlanta Dream vs. New York Liberty, 2 p.m. ET -- Amazon Prime
  • Phoenix Mercury vs. Dallas Wings, 8 p.m. ET -- WNBA League Pass

Tuesday, June 1

  • Los Angeles Sparks vs. Dallas Wings, 8 p.m. ET -- ESPN 3

Friday, June 4

  • Dallas Wings vs. Seattle Storm, 10 p.m. ET -- Amazon Prime

Saturday, June 5

  • New York Liberty vs. Connecticut Sun, 7 p.m. ET -- WNBA League Pass

Wednesday, June 9

  • Indiana Fever vs. Chicago Sky, 8 p.m. ET -- CBS Sports Network
  • Dallas Wings vs. Phoenix Mercury, 10 p.m. ET -- CBS Sports Network

Saturday, June 12

  • Chicago Sky vs. Indiana Fever, 1 p.m. ET -- Amazon Prime
  • Los Angeles Sparks vs. Minnesota Lynx, 8 p.m. ET -- WNBA League Pass

Sunday, June 13

  • Washington Mystics vs. Atlanta Dream, 3:30 p.m. ET -- NBA TV
  • Dallas Wings vs. Las Vegas Aces -- 6 p.m. ET -- WNBA League Pass

Wednesday, June 16

  • Phoenix Mercury vs. Los Angeles Sparks, 10:30 p.m. ET -- Amazon Prime

Thursday, June 17

  • Atlanta Dream vs. Washington Mystics, 7 p.m. ET -- WNBA League Pass
  • Connecticut Sun vs. Chicago Sky, 8 p.m. ET -- Twitter
  • Minnesota Lynx vs. Dallas Wings, 8 p.m. ET -- CBS Sports Network

Saturday, June 19

  • Indiana Fever vs. Washington Mystics, 7 p.m. ET -- WNBA League Pass

Tuesday, June 22

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  • Chicago Sky vs. New York Liberty, 7 p.m. ET -- Amazon Prime

Friday, June 25

  • Las Vegas Aces vs. Minnesota Lynx, 8 p.m. ET -- Facebook

Saturday, June 26

  • New York Liberty vs. Atlanta Dream, 7 p.m. ET -- WNBA League Pass
  • Los Angeles Sparks vs. Phoenix Mercury, 10 p.m. ET -- Facebook

Sunday, June 27

  • Chicago Sky vs. Connecticut Sun, 2 p.m. ET -- ESPN 3
  • Seattle Storm vs. Las Vegas Aces, 3 p.m. ET -- ESPN2

Tuesday, June 29

  • Connecticut Sun vs. Washington Mystics, 7 p.m. ET -- ESPN2

Wednesday, June 30

  • Minnesota Lynx vs. Phoenix Mercury, 10 p.m. ET -- CBS Sports Network
  • Las Vegas Aces vs. Los Angeles Sparks, 10:30 p.m. ET -- Amazon Prime

Thursday, July 1

  • Connecticut Sun vs. Indiana Fever, 7 p.m. ET -- Amazon Prime

Saturday, July 3

  • Washington Mystics vs. New York Liberty, 1 p.m. ET -- CBS Sports Network

Sunday, July 4

  • Seattle Storm vs. Los Angeles Sparks, 9 p.m. ET -- WNBA League Pass

Wednesday, July 7

  • Dallas Wings vs. Minnesota Lynx, 8 p.m. ET -- ESPN2
  • Phoenix Mercury vs. Las Vegas Aces, 10 p.m. ET -- Amazon Prime
  • Los Angeles Sparks vs. Seattle Storm, 10 p.m. ET -- CBS Sports Network

Friday, July 9

  • Atlanta Dream vs. Connecticut Sun, 7 p.m. ET -- CBS Sports Network
  • Seattle Storm vs. Phoenix Mercury, 9 p.m. ET -- ESPN
  • Minnesota Lynx vs. Las Vegas Aces, 10:30 p.m. ET -- ESPN 3

Saturday, July 10

  • Washington Mystics vs. Chicago Sky, 1 p.m. ET -- Amazon Prime

Sunday, July 11

  • Las Vegas Aces vs. Dallas Wings, 1 p.m. ET -- ABC
  • Connecticut Sun vs. New York Liberty, 2 p.m. ET -- ESPN 3
  • Indiana Fever vs. Atlanta Dream, 5 p.m. ET -- Facebook
  • Phoenix Mercury vs. Seattle Storm, 6 p.m. ET -- CBS Sports Network
  • Minnesota Lynx vs. Los Angeles Sparks, 9 p.m. ET -- NBA TV

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