The three-time WNBA Champion Phoenix Mercury are teaming up with Fry’s Food Stores once again to host Fry’s Food Stores Opening Night this Friday, May 31, against the Las Vegas Aces at 7 p.m. Thanks to the great partnership between the Mercury and Fry’s, fans who purchase $50 worth of groceries now through Friday will receive two complimentary tickets to Opening Night simply by showing their receipt at Talking Stick Resort Arena two hours prior to the game.
Friday’s home-opening contest will be the continuation of the Mercury’s season-long “Believe In Women” campaign, which began with digital and static billboards around the Valley and at the arena. All9,500 lower-level seats will be draped in a one-of-a-kind “Believe In Women” t-shirts, compliments of Fry’s Food Stores. During warm-ups, Mercury players will wear special Nike “Believe” shooting shirts, which will also be available at the Team Shop, and the team will announce the first “Believe In Women” honoree of the season during the first quarter.
Opening Night will feature the debut of the team’s new player introduction video, a special reception for Day 1 X-Factor Members entering their 23rd season as season ticket holders, and the potential for Brittney Griner’s first home dunk of the season, which would earn one registered Mercury fan $7,000!
After coming within one win of a trip to the 2018 WNBA Finals, the Phoenix Mercury return in 2019 in search of a league-record tying fourth WNBA title. Led by the All-Star trio of Diana Taurasi, Brittney Griner and DeWanna Bonner. Tickets for Fry’s Food Stores Opening Night on Friday, May 31, at Talking Stick Resort Arena can be purchased by calling 602.252.WNBA or by visiting PhoenixMercury.com.