How the WNBA’s 12 groups stack up going into the league’s first 40-game marketing campaign (title odds through BetMGM):

The favorites

Las Vegas Aces (+115)

Tom Brady’s workforce’s status because the league’s heavies furthered by offseason Becky Hammon controversy. 

New York Liberty (+125)

See you within the Canyon of Heroes in October? This roster has a title-winning ceiling.

The threats

Washington Mystics (14-1)

Don’t sleep on this battle-tested group, led by a revitalized Elena Delle Donne.

Phoenix Mercury (20-1)

The highlight is on Brittney Griner. What can she do after almost a yr in Russian detention? 

Phoenix Mercury heart Brittney Griner goes up for a rebound in an exhibition recreation towards the Sparks on Might 12.
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Connecticut Solar (35-1)

A reset yr after the departure of longtime coach Curt Miller. Alyssa Thomas retains them in playoff image.

Chicago Sky (40-1)

Kahleah Copper is the star energy that continues to be from a 2021 title run.

Minnesota Lynx (40-1)

Napheesa Collier turns into the face of the franchise after Sylvia Fowles’ retirement.

Atlanta Dream (45-1)

A workforce on the rise underneath new possession. Nonetheless a participant or two shy of a contender.

Dallas Wings (45-1)

Been a yr away from being a yr away for a short while.

The rebuilds

Seattle Storm (50-1)

In search of a brand new identification after Breanna Stewart’s departure and the tip of the Sue Chook period. 

Los Angeles Sparks (60-1)

Choosing up the items after the disastrous Derek Fisher tenure.

Indiana Fever (100-1)

No. 1 choose Aliyah Boston has the products, but it surely’s going to be one other lengthy season.