WNBA’s 2022 playoffs are the most-viewed in 20 years

Game action from the 2022 Women's National Basketball Association playoffs. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

The 2022 Women’s National Basketball Association playoffs have been the most-viewed playoffs since 2002 as the league gets set for the Finals beginning September 11 between the Las Vegas Aces and Connecticut Sun.

ESPN, which airs every WNBA playoff game on its networks, announced an average domestic viewership of 439,000 through the first 19 games of the 2022 postseason, marking the best total for the league in two decades.

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