Breanna Stewart and Jonquel Jones have New York back in the WNBA Finals for the first time in more than two decades.
A'ja Wilson and the defending WNBA champion Las Vegas Aces are headed back to the finals for the third time in four seasons after a scrappy performance.
Two of the team's three highest paid players will be back; the other is unhappy and headed out of town. Here's a player-by-player look at the current roster from basketball writer Kent Youngblood.
Joining Dorka Juhász and Diamond Miller on the team was Aliyah Boston of Indiana, voted the league's top first-year player.
Aliyah Boston had an incredible first season and was honored by the league as the WNBA Rookie of the Year on Monday.
New York is one win away from returning to the WNBA Finals for the first time in more than two decades.
The WNBA game has changed and its evolution can be seen in the WNBA semifinals.
With their season on the line, Sabrina Ionescu and Betnijah Laney took over to help New York even their playoff series with Connecticut.
Las Vegas also received contributions from Chelsea Gray with 23 points and eight assists, Kelsey Plum with 18 points, and Jackie Young with 13 points and nine rebounds.
Breanna Stewart was honored to win one of the closest MVP races in WNBA history.
A'ja Wilson scored 34 points, including 14 in the third quarter as the Las Vegas Aces beat the Dallas Wings 97-83 in the opening game of the WNBA semifinal playoff series.
DeWanna Bonner and the Connecticut Sun put forth a stellar defensive effort to take the opener of their semifinal playoff series against the New York Liberty.
The All-Star forward led the team in rebounds, steals and blocks this season.
Most of the Lynx's key performers — including Napheesa Collier and Kayla McBride, who will play for the same team in the Turkish Super League — plan to keep honing their skills in other countries.
Las Vegas Aces star A'ja Wilson was honored as the WNBA Defensive Player of the Year for the second time in a row.
Napheesa Collier was brilliant again in the Lynx's season-ending loss to Connecticut, but she needs a star sidekick for the team to improve. That should be Diamond Miller's role.
Napheesa Collier had a career night, but her Lynx teammates didn't provide enough in the 90-75 loss to the Sun in the deciding Game 3 of the first-round playoff series.
Alyssa Thomas tied a career-high with 28 points, DeWanna Bonner had 25 points and 10 rebounds, and the Connecticut Sun beat the Minnesota Lynx 90-75 on Wednesday night to advance to their fifth straight WNBA playoff semifinals.
The Wings won a playoff series for the first time since relocating to Dallas for the 2016 season. Dallas will play top-seeded Las Vegas on Sunday.
Breanna Stewart scored 27 points and the New York Liberty beat the Washington Mystics 90-85 in overtime on Tuesday night to advance to the semifinals of the WNBA playoffs for the first time in eight years.