Phoenix Mercury Announce 2017 Preseason Schedule

The three-time WNBA Champion Phoenix Mercury today announced its 2017 preseason schedule, which will feature two games against Sue Bird, Breanna Stewart and the Seattle Storm.

The Mercury and Storm will open the preseason Wednesday, May 3 at 11:30 a.m., at KeyArena in Seattle, before returning to Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix to square-off in a 3 p.m. tip on Sunday, May 7. Following the Mercury’s two preseason games, Phoenix will open the regular season hosting the 2017 Fry’s Food Stores Home Opener on Sunday, May 14, at 3 p.m. against the Dallas Wings.

Get a front-row seat for history this summer! Diana Taurasi will open the 2017 regular season just 178 points shy of becoming the all-time leading scorer in WNBA history, as she attempts to lead the Mercury to a WNBA-record tying fourth championship.  Tickets for the Fry’s Food Stores Home Opener on Sunday, May 14, and the other 16 regular-season Mercury home games can be purchased by calling 602.252.WNBA or by visiting