Liberty Announces Pre-season Schedule

New York, NY - March 2, 2004 - New York Liberty Senior Vice President and General Manager Carol Blazejowski announced today the 2004 Liberty pre-season schedule, highlighted by a home and away series against the two-time WNBA Champion Los Angeles Sparks. The Liberty travel to Los Angeles on May 8th to take on the Sparks at The Pyramid, on the campus of Long Beach State, followed by a May 15th game at Madison Square Garden.

The Liberty tip off its regular season with a road game against the Indiana Fever on Friday, May 21st, opening up its home schedule on Saturday, May 23rd with a 4:00 p.m. match-up versus Sheryl Swoopes and the Houston Comets.

May 8 @ Los Angeles, 10 p.m. (EST)
May 15 @ New York, 4 p.m.

Individual game tickets will be available for purchase beginning on Tuesday, March 30, 2004. Tickets can also be purchased by calling 1-877-WNBA-TIX, at the Madison Square Garden Box Office, all Ticketmaster outlets and online at To purchase a ticket plan, please call (212) 465-6073 and for Group Sales call (212) 465-6080.

The New York Liberty basketball team, in its eighth year of operation with the 2004 season, is part of the Madison Square Garden, L.P. Cablevision Systems Corporation owns a controlling interest in the MSG L.P., which also include the New York Knicks (NBA), the New York Rangers (NHL), the Hartford Wolfpack (American Hockey League), the MSG Network, Fox Sports New York and the Madison Square Garden arena complex, located in the heart of the New York metropolitan area.