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The Women's National Basketball Association is a major professional women's basketball league in the United States of America. The league was founded in 1997 with eight teams. The league has since grow to include 12 franchises.

Current Teams

Women's National Basketball Association
Conference Team Venue Municipality
Eastern Conference Atlanta Dream Gateway Center Arena @ College Park College Park, Georgia
Chicago Sky Wintrust Arena Chicago
Connecticut Sun Mohegan Sun Arena Montville, Connecticut
Indiana Fever Bankers Life Fieldhouse Indianapolis
New York Liberty Barclays Center Brooklyn, New York
Washington Mystics Entertainment and Sports Arena Washington
Western Conference Dallas Wings College Park Center Arlington, Texas
Las Vegas Aces Mandalay Bay Events Center Paradise, Nevada
Los Angeles Sparks STAPLES Center Los Angeles
Minnesota Lynx Target Center Minneapolis
Phoenix Mercury Talking Stick Resort Arena Phoenix
Seattle Storm Climate Pledge Arena Seattle

Map

KEY: BLUE = Current Franchise. RED = Former Franchise. YELLOW = Games but Never Franchise. GRAY = No Games. Women's National Basketball Association.png

Franchise Histories

Seasons

Season Championship
Women's National Basketball Association
1997 Houston Comets 65 - 51 New York Liberty (single-elimination)
1998 Houston Comets 2 - 1 Phoenix Mercury (best-of-three)
1999 Houston Comets 2 - 1 New York Liberty (best-of-three)
2000 Houston Comets 2 - 0 New York Liberty (best-of-three)
2001 Los Angeles Sparks 2 - 0 Charlotte Sting (best-of-three)
2002 Los Angeles Sparks 2 - 0 New York Liberty (best-of-three)
2003 Detroit Shock 2 - 1 Los Angeles Sparks (best-of-three)
2004 Seattle Storm 2 - 1 Connecticut Sun (best-of-three)
2005 Sacramento Monarchs 3 - 1 Connecticut Sun (best-of-five)
2006 Detroit Shock 3 - 2 Sacramento Monarchs (best-of-five)
2007 Phoenix Mercury 3 - 2 Detroit Shock (best-of-five)
2008 Detroit Shock 3 - 0 San Antonio Silver Stars (best-of-five)
2009 Phoenix Mercury 3 - 2 Indiana Fever (best-of-five)
2010 Seattle Storm 3 - 0 Atlanta Dream (best-of-five)
2011 Minnesota Lynx 3 - 0 Atlanta Dream (best-of-five)
2012 Indiana Fever 3 - 1 Minnesota Lynx (best-of-five)
2013 Minnesota Lynx 3 - 0 Atlanta Dream (best-of-five)
2014 Phoenix Mercury 3 - 0 Chicago Sky (best-of-five)
2015 Minnesota Lynx 3 - 2 Indiana Fever (best-of-five)
2016 Los Angeles Sparks 3 - 2 Minnesota Lynx (best-of-five)
2017 Minnesota Lynx 3 - 2 Los Angeles Sparks (best-of-five)
2018 Seattle Storm 3 - 0 Washington Mystics (best-of-five)
2019 Washington Mystics 3 - 2 Connecticut Sun (best-of-five)
2020 Seattle Storm 3 - 0 Las Vegas Aces (best-of-five)

All-Star Game

Season Venue Municipality Result
1999 Madison Square Garden Manhattan, New York Western Conference 79 - 61 Eastern Conference
2000 Talking Stick Resort Arena Phoenix Western Conference 73 - 61 Eastern Conference
2001 Amway Arena Orlando, Florida Western Conference 80 - 72 Eastern Conference
2002 Capital One Arena Washington Western Conference 81 - 76 Eastern Conference
2003 Madison Square Garden Manhattan, New York Western Conference 84 - 75 Eastern Conference
2004* Radio City Music Hall Manhattan, New York United States women's national basketball team 74 - 58 Women's National Basketball Association
2005 Mohegan Sun Arena Montville, Connecticut Western Conference 122 - 99 Eastern Conference
2006 Madison Square Garden Manhattan, New York Eastern Conference 98 - 82 Western Conference
2007 Capital One Arena Washington Eastern Conference 103 - 99 Western Conference
2008 No game
2009 Mohegan Sun Arena Montville, Connecticut Western Conference 130 - 118 Eastern Conference
2010* Mohegan Sun Arena Montville, Connecticut United States women's national basketball team 99 - 72 Women's National Basketball Association
2011 AT&T Center San Antonio Eastern Conference 118 - 113 Western Conference
2012 No game
2013 Mohegan Sun Arena Montville, Connecticut Western Conference 102 - 98 Eastern Conference
2014 Talking Stick Resort Arena Phoenix Eastern Conference 125 - 124 Western Conference
2015 Mohegan Sun Arena Montville, Connecticut Western Conference 117 - 112 Eastern Conference
2016 No game
2017 Climate Pledge Arena Seattle Western Conference 130 - 121 Eastern Conference
2018 Target Center Minneapolis Team Parker 119 - 112 Team Delle Donne
2019 Mandalay Bay Events Center Paradise, Nevada Team Wilson 129 - 126 Team Delle Donne
2020 No game

* Two games, 2004 and 2010, were not officially all-star games, but matched a league all-star team against the United States women's national basketball team. The 2004 game was branded The Game at Radio City while the 2010 game was branded The Stars at the Sun.