Lynx open the curtain on the finals 22 Sep 11

The Minnesota Lynx open up the Western Conference Finals tonight at home against Phoenix. The Mercury were the only team in the WNBA this year to beat the Lynx more than once, winning 2 of the 5 games the two teams played. Phoenix is the highest scoring team in the league averaging about 89 points per game. Coach Cheryl Reeve says they present some challenges, but that the Lynx will be able to score a bit on them. Tipoff is at 8 pm tonight, hear the action on KDUZ AM 1260 following local volleyball coverage.