WNBA playoffs 2022: Aces win OT thriller to take 2-1 series lead; Sky in control of other semifinal series

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The 2022 WNBA postseason continues with Games 3 of the semifinals on Sunday. Both series are tied at one game apiece as the series move to Connecticut and Seattle. This season, the format changed to best-of-five series in the semifinals and WNBA Finals. Eight teams made the postseason, and there are no longer byes for the top seeds. All four top seeds advanced from the best-of-three first round. Follow Yahoo Sports for live coverage throughout the postseason.

WNBA semifinals TV schedule

All times are ET.

*—if necessary

Games 1

Seattle 76, Las Vegas 73

Connecticut 68, Chicago 63

Games 2

Chicago 85, Connecticut 77

Las Vegas 78, Seattle 73

Games 3

Chicago 76, Connecticut 72 (Sky lead, 2-1)

Las Vegas 110, Seattle 98 (OT) (Aces lead, 2-1)

Games 4, Tuesday

Chicago at Connecticut, 8 p.m. on ESPN2

Las Vegas at Seattle, 10 p.m. on ESPN2

Games 5, Thursday

Connecticut at Chicago, TBD on ESPN2*

Seattle at Las Vegas, TBD on ESPN2*

Las Vegas Aces guard Kelsey Plum (10) drives into Seattle Storm guard Jewell Loyd (24) during the first half in Game 2 of a WNBA basketball semifinal playoff series Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2022, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Las Vegas Aces guard Kelsey Plum (10) drives into Seattle Storm guard Jewell Loyd (24) during the first half in Game 2 of a WNBA basketball semifinal playoff series Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2022, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)