Minnesota Lynx Announce 2006 Preseason Schedule

Exhibition Season Includes Game against Seattle at The University of Minnesota’s Sports Pavilion

March 8, 2006
The Minnesota Lynx today announced the team will play two games during the 2006 WNBA preseason. The Lynx’ lone home exhibition contest is against the 2004 WNBA Champion Seattle Storm on Saturday, May 13. The game will be played on the campus of the University of Minnesota at the Sports Pavilion beginning at 7:00 p.m.

Tickets for the Lynx-Storm exhibition game will go on sale to the public at a later date.

The Lynx 2006 preseason will also include a game against the Phoenix Mercury at US Airways Arena at a date to be determined.

Minnesota opens the 2006 WNBA regular season on Tuesday, May 23 against the reigning Eastern Conference Champion Connecticut Sun at Target Center. Tipoff is scheduled for 8:00 p.m. CDT. For information on Lynx season tickets or eight and four-game packs, call 612-673-8400 or visit the Lynx website at www.lynxbasketball.com. Lynx regular-season single-game tickets are currently on sale at the Target Center Box Office.

On Saturday, April 8, the Minnesota Lynx will conduct their annual Select-A-Seat event at Target Center from 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. During this time, Lynx coaches and players will be on hand to sign autographs. Select-A-Seat provides season ticket holders the opportunity to upgrade or add on additional seats for the upcoming season.