New York Liberty To Host First-Ever WNBA Playoff Game at Barclays Center

Series-deciding Game Three of First Round to tip-off Tuesday, August 23 at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN

Rapper and Brooklyn-native Fivio Foreign to perform at halftime

NEW YORK AUGUST 22, 2022 – The New York Liberty will host its first-ever WNBA Playoff game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, August 23 at 9 p.m. ET when the team takes on the Chicago Sky in the series-deciding Game Three of the First Round of the 2022 WNBA Playoffs presented by Google.

The contest will be broadcast on ESPN and will be the Liberty’s first home postseason matchup since September 10, 2017.

In-game entertainment will be highlighted by a special halftime performance from Brooklyn-native Fivio Foreign. On February 11, 2022, he released the lead single to his debut album B.I.B.L.E., “City of Gods” featuring Kanye West and Alicia Keys.

The first 5,000 fans in attendance will receive a Liberty playoff rally towel. Tickets can be purchased at For more information, please visit