Silver Stars Announce Western Conference Semifinals Schedule

SAN ANTONIO The San Antonio Silver Stars today announced the schedule for the first round of the WNBA Playoffs. The Silver Stars will host the Los Angeles Sparks on Saturday, September 29 at 2 p.m. at the AT&T Center. The game will be broadcast live on ESPN2.

Game one of the series will be at Los Angeles on Thursday, Sept. 27 at 9 p.m. CT at the USC Galen Center, broadcast live on ESPN2. The third, if necessary, game will take place on Monday, Oct. 1 at the STAPLES Center at 9:30 p.m. CT. The Silver Stars are the No. 3 seed in the Western Conference for the 2012 WNBA Playoffs.

The schedule for the first round of the WNBA Playoffs is as follows: (all times Central).

Round 1/Conference Semi-Finals (best of three)
- Sept. 27 at 9 p.m. Silver Stars at Sparks at USC Galen Center ESPN2
- Sept. 29 at 2 p.m. Silver Stars vs. Sparks at AT&T Center NBA TV
- Oct. 1 at 9:30 p.m. Silver Stars at Sparks at STAPLES Center NBA TV

Following the first round, the Western Conference Finals are also a best-of-three series. The WNBA Finals is a best-of-five game series. Dates and times are to be determined.

It marks the sixth-consecutive playoff appearance for the Silver Stars, who have posted their fourth all-time 20-win season in 2012. Tickets for the first round of the Playoffs are on sale now. Visit SASilverStars.com or call a Silver Stars representative at (210) 444-5090 for more information.

The Silver Stars wrap up their regular-season schedule against the defending champion Minnesota Lynx on Sunday, Sept. 23 at 2 p.m. in the AT&T Center. Lower level seats are available starting at $11.