Fever Hosts Eastern Conference Finals
Opener on Sept. 8
INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Fever has advanced to the 2005 WNBA Eastern Conference Finals, and will host the top-seeded Connecticut Sun in the opening game of a best-of-three series on Thursday, Sept. 8. Tickets for the opening game (Round 2, Home Game 1) are on sale now.
The Fever, who swept its best-of-three first-round playoff series with the New York Liberty, advanced to the East Conference Finals for the first time in franchise history. The Sun and Fever, which split their season series 2-2 and finished with the East’s top two records, play the first game of their series at Conseco Fieldhouse before traveling to Mohegan Sun Arena for Game 2 (Sept. 10) and, if necessary, Game 3 (Sept. 11). Game times are still to be determined.
Connecticut closed its first-round series with a 2-0 sweep of the Detroit Shock. It is Connecticut’s third straight appearance in the Eastern Conference Finals.
Tickets can be purchased at the Conseco Fieldhouse Box Office, all Ticketmaster outlets, the Internet (Ticketmaster.com or ConsecoFieldhouse.com) or by phone at (877) WNBA-TIX. For season or group ticket information, call (317) 917-2500.