How to watch 2024 WNBA opening night: ESPN schedule

ByESPN staff ESPN logo
Tuesday, May 14, 2024

All eyes will be on Caitlin Clark and the Indiana Fever as the 2024 WNBA season tips off with a four-game slate on opening night.

Here are key facts on the upcoming games and what to expect this year in the WNBA.

When does the season begin?

The WNBA season starts on Tuesday.

How can fans watch the opening games?

All four games will be broadcast on ESPN2 or ESPN3 on Tuesday. Fans can tune in via the ESPN streaming hub.

*All times Eastern

New York Liberty vs. Washington Mystics: 7 p.m. on ESPN3

Indiana Fever vs. Connecticut Sun: 7:30 p.m. on ESPN2, ESPN+, and Disney+

Phoenix Mercury vs. Las Vegas Aces: 10 p.m. on ESPN2

Minnesota Lynx vs. Seattle Storm: 10 p.m. on ESPN3

What are the top storylines this season?

Besides Caitlinmania, there's plenty to watch for as the WNBA season progresses: Reigning MVP Breanna Stewart looking to continue her dominance, the Aces' quest to win three championships in a row and the emergence of other top rookies such asAngel Reese and Cameron Brink.

How can fans find out more?

To keep track of the schedule, scores and standings all season long, check out ESPN's WNBA hub page.