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1998-99 Final WNBA Standings

Conference champions (*) and playoff qualifiers (†) are noted. GB refers to Games Behind leader. Number of seasons listed after each head coach refers to current tenure with club.

Eastern Conference

  W L Pct GB Home Road
*New York 18 14 .563 12-4 6-10
†Charlotte 15 17 .469 3 8-8 7-9
†Detroit 15 17 .469 3 7-9 8-8
Orlando 15 17 .469 3 8-8 7-9
Washington 12 20 .375 6 6-10 6-10
Cleveland 7 25 .219 11 5-15 2-14
Head Coaches: NY–Richie Adubato (1st season); Char–Dan Hughes (10-9) named interim head coach on July 11, 1999 replacing Marynell Meadors (5-8); Det–Nancy Lieberman-Cline (2nd); Orl–Carolyn Peck (1st); Wash–Nancy Darsch (1st); Cle–Linda Hill-McDonald (3rd).
1998 Standings: 1. Cleveland (20-10); 2. Charlotte (18-12); 3. New York (18-12); 4. Detroit (17-13); 5. Washington (3-27).

Western Conference

  W L Pct GB Home Road
*Houston 26 6 .813 15-1 11-5
†Los Angeles 20 12 .625 6 13-3 7-9
†Sacramento 19 13 .594 7 11-5 8-8
Phoenix 15 17 .469 11 12-4 3-13
Minnesota 15 17 .469 11 8-8 7-9
Utah 15 17 .469 11 11-5 4-12
Head Coaches: Hou–Van Chancellor (3rd season); LA–Orlando Woolridge (2nd); Sac–Sonny Allen (1st); Pho–Cheryl Miller (2nd); Minn–Brian Agler (1st); Utah–Fred Williams (1st).
1998 Standings: 1. Houston (27-3); 2. Phoenix (19-11); 3. Los Angeles (12-18); 4. Sacramento (8-22); 5. Utah (8-22).

 

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