2013 Mystics Preseason Schedule Released

Washington, D.C. - The Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) released the 2013 preseason schedule today. The Washington Mystics will face the Brazilian National team at Verizon Center on May 15 at 11:30 am.

Washington will travel to Bismarck, ND for a match up against the 2011 WNBA Champion Minnesota Lynx on May 18. The game will be played at the Bismarck Civic Center with a 7:00 pm tip off.

The Washington Mystics will open the 2013 season on Monday, May 27 against the Tulsa Shock in a game that will be televised on ESPN2 at 3:00 pm. Washington’s home opener is set for June 2 at 4:00 pm against the Atlanta Dream. Season tickets for the 2013 season are currently on sale and can be purchased by calling the Mystics Sales Office at 1-877-DC-HOOP1 or by visiting the Mystics web site at www.washingtonmystics.com.

The WNBA’s Washington Mystics are owned and operated by Monumental Sports & Entertainment, which is one of the largest integrated sports and entertainment companies in the country with one of the most diverse partnership groups in all of sports. The group also owns and operates the NBA’s Washington Wizards, the NHL’s Washington Capitals and Verizon Center – the premier sports and entertainment venue in Washington, D.C. Monumental Sports & Entertainment also oversees the management of Kettler Capitals Iceplex, the state-of-the-art training facility for the Capitals, and George Mason University's Patriot Center.