Playoff Tickets On Sale!

News Release | August 18, 2005
INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Fever has clinched a berth in the 2005 WNBA Playoffs, and tickets for the first game (Round 1, Home Game 1) will go on sale Saturday at the Conseco Fieldhouse Box Office at 10:00 a.m. The box office will remain open through the end of Saturday night’s game with the Charlotte Sting (7:00 p.m.).

The Fever, 18-12, have secured the second playoff berth in franchise history and are currently competing for homecourt advantage in the Eastern Conference First Round, which begins Tuesday, Aug. 30. Indiana has established franchise records for wins and home wins (12), and is currently in second place in the East. The top four teams in each conference qualify for the playoffs.

Beginning Saturday, tickets can be purchased at the Conseco Fieldhouse Box Office, all Ticketmaster outlets, the Internet ( or or by phone at (877) WNBA-TIX. For season or group ticket information, call (317) 917-2500.

A look at WNBA Playoff format and scheduling:

Round 1 – best-of-three series
Game 1 – Aug. 30 or 31 (at site of lower seed)
Game 2 – Sept. 1 or 2 (at site of higher seed)
*Game 3 – Sept. 3 or 4 (at site of higher seed)
* if necessary

Conference Finals – best-of-three series
Game 1 – Sept. 8 (at lower seed)
Game 2 – Sept. 10 (at higher seed)
*Game 3 – Sept. 11 (at higher seed)
* if necessary

WNBA Finals – best-of-five series
Game 1 – Sept. 14 (at higher seed)
Game 2 – Sept. 15 (at higher seed)
Game 3 – Sept. 18 (at lower seed)
*Game 4 – Sept. 20 (at lower seed)
*Game 5 – Sept. 22 (at higher seed)
* if necessary