ESPN2 HD, ABC HD Set WNBA Schedule

The WNBA’s got next, and this time, it’s in HD. ESPN2 HD and ABC HD will air 13 regular-season games, the WNBA All-Star game, and up to 15 postseason telecasts, all in HD, during the first year of the eight-year rights extension between the league and ESPN.

Every ESPN2 game will also be offered on ESPN360.com, ESPN’s broadband sports network, and ESPN International networks in Atlantic (sub-Saharan Africa), Pac Rim (Australia/New Zealand), Latin North, Latin South, Latin Caribbean, Latin Brazil, Middle East, ESPN Australia HD, and ESPN Brazil HD. Live coverage of up to 15 games will also be available on ESPN Mobile TV.

Carolyn Peck and Nancy Lieberman will alternate as game analysts, joined by rotating play-by-play commentators Terry Gannon, Dave Pasch, and Pam Ward, with reporters Heather Cox and Rebecca Lobo.

The schedule:
Saturday, June 6, 2:30 p.m. ET, Detroit at Los Angeles, ABC
Tuesday, June 9, 7 p.m., Seattle at Indiana, ESPN2
Tuesday, June 23, 7:30 p.m., Phoenix at San Antonio, ESPN2
Tuesday, June 30, 7 p.m., Minnesota at Atlanta, ESPN2
Thursday, July 9, 9 p.m., Sacramento at Seattle, ESPN2
Tuesday, July 14, 7 p.m., Los Angeles at Connecticut, ESPN2
Thursday, July 23, 7 p.m., Chicago at Washington, ESPN2
Saturday, July 25, 3:30 p.m., WNBA All-Star Game (Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, CT), ABC
Tuesday, July 28, 7:30 p.m., Phoenix at Connecticut, ESPN2
Tuesday, Aug. 4, 7:30 p.m., New York at Detroit, ESPN2
Tuesday, Aug. 11, 9 p.m., New York at Los Angeles, ESPN2
Tuesday, Aug. 25, 10 p.m., Chicago at Los Angeles, ESPN2
Saturday, Aug. 29, 3 p.m., Detroit at San Antonio, ESPN2
Sunday, Sept. 13, 3 p.m., Los Angeles at Phoenix, ESPN2