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  • Seattle remains the favorite while the Mystics odds have shortened to second place
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We’ve been tracking the WNBA championship odds for all 12 teams since they became available and have included the info below. The graphs on this page are generated by calculating the average from many of our most trusted sportsbooks.

2021 WNBA Championship Odds

  • [April 16] Odds movement finally occurred again following the Draft, as the Mystics average odds have shortened to +350. The Storm remain favorites after snagging Kiana Williams in the second round of Thursday’s WNBA Draft, fresh off her run leading Stanford to a National Championship
  • [February 23] Now that free agency has come and gone, the Storm remain the presumptive favorites at average odds of +168, while the Sparks have shortened to odds of +750
  • [February 1] With Candace Parker opting to sign with her hometown Chicago Sky, they have seen their odds to win the title improve to +800 from +1800. The Sparks have seen their odds fall from +600 to +1000 following Parker’s departure
  • [December 7] The Seattle Storm have opened as +160 favorites to repeat as champions next season after their sweep of the Aces in this year’s final

2021 WNBA Championship Odds

Team Odds at DraftKings
Seattle Storm +175
Washington Mystics +300
Las Vages Aces +350
Los Angeles Sparks +500
Phoenix Mercury +1000
Chicago Sky +1400
Minnesota Lynx +1600
New York Liberty +5000
Atlanta Dream +6000
Dallas Wings +6000
Indiana Fever +10000

Odds as of April 16th

The best way of predicting the future is to look back at the past. Here are some interesting trends to consider before making a wager:

  • Western Conference teams have won ten of the last 12 WNBA championships
  • Only four Eastern Conference teams have won the WNBA Championship since 1997
  • The no. 1 seed has reached the WNBA Finals in each of the last four years, winning three times
  • Only once has a team with a sub-500 record reached the WNBA Finals

Eastern Conference

 

Western Conference

 

Past WNBA Champions

Year Team
2020 Seattle Storm
2019 Washington Mystics
2018 Seattle Storm
2017 Minnesota Lynx
2016 Los Angeles Sparks
2015 Minnesota Lynx
2014 Phoenix Mercury
2013 Minnesota Lynx
2012 Indiana Fever
2011 Minnesota Lynx

The Mystics won their first title in franchise history last season, and will look to repeat after an offseason of wild movement among some of the league’s top players.

WNBA Teams That Have Never Won a Championship

Team Year Established
New York Liberty 1997
Las Vegas Aces 1997
Connecticut Sun 1999
Chicago Sky 2006
Atlanta Dream 2008

Will 2019 be the year the Liberty finally win their first WNBA championship? New York came tantalizingly close during the league’s early days, reaching the WNBA Finals in four of their first five seasons.


Archived WNBA Championship odds: 2020, 2019