1999-2000 WNBA Playoffs

First Round (Best of 3)

Aug. 12New York 72Washington 63
Aug. 14New York 78Washington 57
 New York Liberty win series, 2-0
Aug. 11Orlando 62Cleveland 55
Aug. 13Cleveland 63Orlando 54
Aug. 15Cleveland 72Orlando 43
 Cleveland Rockers win series, 2-1
Aug. 11Los Angeles 86Phoenix 71
Aug. 13Los Angeles 101Phoenix 76
 Los Angeles Sparks win series, 2-0
Aug. 12Houston 72Sacramento 64
Aug. 14Houston 75Sacramento 70
 Houston Comets win series, 2-0

Conference Finals (Best of 3)

Aug. 17Cleveland 56New York 43
Aug. 20New York 51Cleveland 45
Aug. 21New York 81Cleveland 67
 New York Liberty win series, 2-1
Aug. 17Houston 77Los Angeles 56
Aug. 20Houston 74Los Angeles 69
 Houston Comets win series, 2-0

Championship Series (Best of 3)


Houston wins series, 2 games to 0

W-LAvgLeading Scorer
Houston2-069.0Cooper (22.5 ppg)
New York0-262.5Phillips (22.0 ppg)
DateWinnerHome Court
Aug. 24Comets, 59-52at New York
Aug. 26Comets, 79-73 OTat Houston
Finals MVP: Cynthia Cooper, Houston, G (22.5 ppg, 3.5 rpg, 6.0 apg, 1.5 spg)


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