The Mercury earned a trip to the 2009 WNBA Finals for the second time in three years with a win Saturday night.
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Finally! The Phoenix Mercury started Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals quickly and didn't slow up until the final buzzer, winning the series 2-1 with an 85-74 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks. The Mercury will face the Indiana Fever in the 2009 WNBA Finals starting on September 29. Finals Preview

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Game 1: @ Los Angeles
Mercury 103, Sparks 94
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Game 2 vs Sparks
Mercury 76, Sparks 87
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Game 3 vs Sparks*
Mercury 85, Sparks 74
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  • Sept. 26: West Finals, Game 3
  • Sept. 25: West Finals, Game 2
  • Sept. 23: West Finals, Game 1
  • Sept. 22: Travel to L.A.
  • Sept. 21: Game 3 Action Gallery
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