Lynx Sweep Mercury 2-0 to Advance to WNBA Finals 26 Sep 11

Game 1 between Lynx and either the Atlanta Dream or Indiana Fever set for  Sunday, Oct. 2 at 7:30 p.m. CDT at Target Center on ESPN2

With Sunday’s win over Phoenix, the Minnesota Lynx have advanced to the WNBA Finals for the first time in franchise history. Game 1 of the best-of-five WNBA Finals between the Lynx and either the Atlanta Dream or the Indiana Fever will be on Sunday, Oct. 2 at 7:30 p.m. CDT at Target Center; the game will be broadcast live on ESPN2. The Lynx, the No. 1 seed in this year’s WNBA Playoffs presented by Boost Mobile, defeated the Mercury in the best-of-three Western Conference Finals 2-0 to advance. The Eastern Conference Finals series between the Fever and Dream is tied at 1-1, with the series-deciding Game 3 to be played Tuesday, Sept. 27 in Indiana.



Schedule for the WNBA Finals is as follows:
Game             Date                            Location                  Time (CDT)

Game 1          Sunday, Oct. 2             at Minnesota            7:30 p.m.
Game 2          Wednesday, Oct. 5       at Minnesota            7:00 p.m.
Game 3          Friday, Oct. 7               at Atlanta/Indiana      7:00 p.m.
** Game 4     Sunday, Oct. 9             at Atlanta/Indiana      3:00 p.m.
** Game 5     Wednesday, Oct. 12     at Minnesota            7:00 p.m.
- ** if necessary