Monumental Network to Broadcast Washington at Phoenix Game

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Monumental Network (www.monumentalnetwork.com) will broadcast the Washington Mystics’ road game against the Phoenix Mercury on Friday, June 21, at 10:00 p.m. ET. Monumental Network will be the only place to see the game live and free of charge to viewers within a 75-mile radius of Washington, D.C.

The Mystics (4-1) are off to their best start since the 2009 season under the leadership of coach Mike Thibault and the play of All-Star Crystal Langhorne, veterans Ivory Latta, Monique Currie and Kia Vaughn. Thibault is second all-time in WNBA career wins with 210. He will have the chance to tie the record set by former Houston Comets coach Van Chancellor (211) when Washington travels west to take on the Seattle Storm on Tuesday, June 18 on Liveaccess at 10:00 p.m. ET.

Following the game in Seattle, the team will make their way to Phoenix to face the surging Mercury (2-4), whose roster includes perennial All-Star Diana Taurasi and rookie sensation Brittney Griner.

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.

Monumental Network is one of the region’s top destinations for sports and entertainment news, providing fans with exclusive, original content and video programming. Owned by Monumental Sports & Entertainment, Monumental Network provides a digital content platform for fans and customers in the D.C. region and around the world.