Most WNBA teams made draft picks Monday that made sense and helped fill a need in their current rosters.
Will Tamika Catchings return? Can overachieving New York knock off the defending champ? Can Seattle outshoot Phoenix? Our expert tackles the key questions of each first-round playoff matchup.
Indiana, which went 3-1 vs. New York this season, faces the Liberty as the WNBA playoffs get under way Tuesday.
Indiana might not agree, but Detroit-Connecticut series could have very well ended up being the Eastern Conference Finals.
Kelly Miller scored 13 points and Tully Bevilaqua added 10 points and six assists as the Fever beat the Liberty 75-50 Saturday night.
Indiana's defense must look to limit New York's hot 3-point shooting in the first round of the playoffs.
INDIANA 62, NEW YORK 59
Kelly Miller had 19 points to lead the visiting Indiana Fever to a 67-59 victory against the New York Liberty on Thursday night, improving to 3-0 for the first time in franchise history.
Becky Hammon scored a season-high 28 points and Elena Baranova added 23 -- including seven in overtime -- to lead the New York Liberty to a 77-71 victory over the Indiana Fever on Thursday night.
Tamika Catchings scored four of her 17 points in the final 14 seconds to lead the Indiana Fever to a 72-68 victory at New York on Friday night, snapping the Liberty's six-game winning streak.