WNBA Honors Father-Daughter Relationships During 2010 Season
NEW YORK, June 1, 2010 -- The Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) will once again celebrate the special connection between dads and daughters by inviting them to experience female athleticism at its best. From special ticket promotions to themed in-arena events, WNBA Dads & Daughters will encourage fathers and daughters to spend quality time together while forging a lasting bond through the game of basketball.
“We can’t think of a better way to help encourage the special relationships shared between daughters and their fathers than by celebrating their strong bond at WNBA games this summer," said WNBA President Donna Orender. “In addition to providing great entertainment, we are also pleased to provide an opportunity for these families to build lifelong memories.”
The league’s 12 teams will host events throughout June and offer exciting promotions, special premiums, collectable items, basketball clinics, player appearances, and in-arena contests. Additional information can be found on WNBA.com or team websites.
Upcoming Dads & Daughters games include:
|Atlanta Dream||Sunday, June 13|
|Chicago Sky||Sunday, June 27|
|Indiana Fever||Saturday, June 19|
|Los Angeles Sparks||Sunday, May 30|
|New York Liberty||Friday, June 18|
|Phoenix Mercury||Friday, June 18|
|San Antonio Silver Stars||Friday, June 11|
|Seattle Storm||Sunday, June 20|
|Tulsa Shock||Saturday, June 19|
|Washington Mystics||Saturday, June 19|
In addition, the league will invite fans to post inspiring stories about their unique relationships with their fathers or daughters by blogging on WNBA Fan Voice (http://my.wnba.com), posting a video on Facebook (www.facebook.com/wnba), and/or leave an audio message on the WNBA SayNow voicemail line (877-910-WNBA).