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Ahead of the 2021 WNBA season, the league unveiled a new in-season competition called the Commissioner's Cup. Select regular season games will count towards Cup standings, and in August the two teams from each conference with the best records in those games will meet in the championship, with a prize pool of $500,000 up for grabs. 

The Cup games will be each team's first home and road matchup with their in-conference opponents. That means there will be 10 Cup games for each team, and 60 total. All of them will take place in the first half of the season prior to the Olympic break, and the championship will be on Aug. 12, in Phoenix, just ahead of the season's resumption on Aug. 15. 

As the games begin, here's a look at the full schedule of Cup games, how to watch them and the current standings. 

Commissioner's Cup standings:

Eastern Conference

  • Connecticut Sun: 3-0
  • New York Liberty: 3-2
  • Atlanta Dream: 3-2
  • Chicago Sky: 2-2
  • Washington Mystics: 1-3
  • Indiana Fever: 1-4

Western Conference

  • Seattle Storm: 4-0
  • Phoenix Mercury: 2-1
  • Las Vegas Aces: 2-1
  • Dallas Wings: 1-2
  • Los Angeles Sparks: 0-2
  • Minnesota Lynx: 0-3

Commissioner's Cup schedule, results

Friday, May 14

  • New York Liberty 90, Indiana Fever 87
  • Connecticut Sun 78, Atlanta Dream 67
  • Phoenix Mercury 77, Minnesota Lynx 75
  • Dallas Wings 94, Los Angeles Sparks 71

Saturday, May 15

  • Chicago Sky 70, Washington Mystics 56
  • Seattle Storm 97, Las Vegas Aces 83

Sunday, May 16

  • New York Liberty 73, Indiana Fever 65

Wednesday, May 19

  • Chicago Sky 85, Atlanta Dream 77
  • Connecticut Sun 88, Indiana Fever 67

Thursday, May 20

  • Seattle Storm 90, Minnesota Lynx 78

Friday, May 21

  • Atlanta Dream 83, Indiana Fever 79
  • Washington Mystics 101, New York Liberty 72
  • Las Vegas Aces 97, Los Angeles Sparks 69

Saturday, May 22

  • Seattle Storm 100, Dallas Wings 97

Sunday, May 23

  • New York Liberty 93, Chicago Sky 85
  • Indiana Fever 89, Washington Mystics 77

Tuesday, May 25

  • Atlanta Dream 90, Chicago Sky 83

Wednesday, May 26

  • Las Vegas Aces 85, Phoenix Mercury 79

Friday, May 28

  • Connecticut Sun 86, Washington Mystics 81
  • Seattle Storm 82, Minnesota Lynx 72

Saturday, May 29

  • Atlanta Dream 90, New York Liberty 87
  • Phoenix Mercury 89, Dallas Wings 85

Tuesday, June 1

  • Los Angeles Sparks vs. Dallas Wings, 8 p.m. ET -- ESPN 3

Friday, June 4

  • Dallas Wings vs. Seattle Storm, 10 p.m. ET -- Amazon Prime

Saturday, June 5

  • New York Liberty vs. Connecticut Sun, 7 p.m. ET -- WNBA League Pass

Wednesday, June 9

  • Indiana Fever vs. Chicago Sky, 8 p.m. ET -- CBS Sports Network
  • Dallas Wings vs. Phoenix Mercury, 10 p.m. ET -- CBS Sports Network

Saturday, June 12

  • Chicago Sky vs. Indiana Fever, 1 p.m. ET -- Amazon Prime
  • Los Angeles Sparks vs. Minnesota Lynx, 8 p.m. ET -- WNBA League Pass

Sunday, June 13

  • Washington Mystics vs. Atlanta Dream, 3:30 p.m. ET -- NBA TV
  • Dallas Wings vs. Las Vegas Aces -- 6 p.m. ET -- WNBA League Pass

Wednesday, June 16

  • Phoenix Mercury vs. Los Angeles Sparks, 10:30 p.m. ET -- Amazon Prime

Thursday, June 17

  • Atlanta Dream vs. Washington Mystics, 7 p.m. ET -- WNBA League Pass
  • Connecticut Sun vs. Chicago Sky, 8 p.m. ET -- Twitter
  • Minnesota Lynx vs. Dallas Wings, 8 p.m. ET -- CBS Sports Network

Saturday, June 19

  • Indiana Fever vs. Washington Mystics, 7 p.m. ET -- WNBA League Pass

Tuesday, June 22

  • Chicago Sky vs. New York Liberty, 7 p.m. ET -- Amazon Prime

Friday, June 25

  • Las Vegas Aces vs. Minnesota Lynx, 8 p.m. ET -- Facebook

Saturday, June 26

  • New York Liberty vs. Atlanta Dream, 7 p.m. ET -- WNBA League Pass
  • Los Angeles Sparks vs. Phoenix Mercury, 10 p.m. ET -- Facebook

Sunday, June 27

  • Chicago Sky vs. Connecticut Sun, 2 p.m. ET -- ESPN 3
  • Seattle Storm vs. Las Vegas Aces, 3 p.m. ET -- ESPN2

Tuesday, June 29

  • Connecticut Sun vs. Washington Mystics, 7 p.m. ET -- ESPN2

Wednesday, June 30

  • Minnesota Lynx vs. Phoenix Mercury, 10 p.m. ET -- CBS Sports Network
  • Las Vegas Aces vs. Los Angeles Sparks, 10:30 p.m. ET -- Amazon Prime

Thursday, July 1

  • Connecticut Sun vs. Indiana Fever, 7 p.m. ET -- Amazon Prime

Saturday, July 3

  • Washington Mystics vs. New York Liberty, 1 p.m. ET -- CBS Sports Network

Sunday, July 4

  • Seattle Storm vs. Los Angeles Sparks, 9 p.m. ET -- WNBA League Pass

Wednesday, July 7

  • Dallas Wings vs. Minnesota Lynx, 8 p.m. ET -- ESPN2
  • Phoenix Mercury vs. Las Vegas Aces, 10 p.m. ET -- Amazon Prime
  • Los Angeles Sparks vs. Seattle Storm, 10 p.m. ET -- CBS Sports Network

Friday, July 9

  • Atlanta Dream vs. Connecticut Sun, 7 p.m. ET -- CBS Sports Network
  • Seattle Storm vs. Phoenix Mercury, 9 p.m. ET -- ESPN
  • Minnesota Lynx vs. Las Vegas Aces, 10:30 p.m. ET -- ESPN 3

Saturday, July 10

  • Washington Mystics vs. Chicago Sky, 1 p.m. ET -- Amazon Prime

Sunday, July 11

  • Las Vegas Aces vs. Dallas Wings, 1 p.m. ET -- ABC
  • Connecticut Sun vs. New York Liberty, 2 p.m. ET -- ESPN 3
  • Indiana Fever vs. Atlanta Dream, 5 p.m. ET -- Facebook
  • Phoenix Mercury vs. Seattle Storm, 6 p.m. ET -- CBS Sports Network
  • Minnesota Lynx vs. Los Angeles Sparks, 9 p.m. ET -- NBA TV