Following their victory over the Dallas Wings tonight in the opening round of the 2018 WNBA Playoffs, the three-time WNBA Champion Phoenix Mercury will take on the Connecticut Sun at Mohegan Sun Arena on Thursday, Aug. 23 at 5:30 p.m. Phoenix time (8:30 p.m. EST). The team will host an official viewing party for fans at Streets of New York, located on Tatum and Greenway (4757 E. Greenway Rd.), to cheer on the Mercury as they aim to earn a victory in the win-or-go-home single-elimination showdown against the Sun.
While enjoying the playoff matchup, fans will have the opportunity to win exclusive Mercury prizes, including autographed team memorabilia. Guests can also take advantage of special food and drink offers during the game, including six free chicken wings with the purchase of a 18-inch pizza and buy one $2 Coors Light pint and get the second one for a penny.
In Round 2 of the 2018 WNBA Playoffs, the Mercury and Sun meet, while the winner of tonight’s Minnesota Lynx-Los Angeles Sparks matchup will travel to Washington to take on the Mystics on Thursday. The winners of these games will advance to play in the best-of-five WNBA Semifinals against either top-seeded Seattle or second-seeded Atlanta.
After clinching its franchise-record sixth consecutive playoff appearance, the three-time WNBA Champion Phoenix Mercury will aim for a league-record tying fourth WNBA Championship this postseason.