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WNBA Finals fever - catch it

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by poindexter, Oct 14, 2016.

  1. poindexter

    poindexter Well-Known Member

    My apologies, I couldn't find the running WNBA thread.

    A friend texted me last night - his daughter plays high school basketball, and his wife was going around last week asking for donations for a silent auction. The Sparks donated ten tickets to tonight's game.

    Tonight's game is the WNBA finals.

    Apparently not a high demand.
  2. cjericho

    cjericho Well-Known Member

    Is it still best of 3?
  3. poindexter

    poindexter Well-Known Member

    Do you want a ticket?
  4. cjericho

    cjericho Well-Known Member

    If the tix are free and they are showing Dodgers Cubs on the jumbotron think I'd go.
  5. Chef2

    Chef2 Well-Known Member


    Seriously, lower the baskets to 9 feet, shorten the court to 75 feet, make the 3-point line 17'9.......and I still wouldn't watch.
    studthug12 and SpeedTchr like this.
  6. SnarkShark

    SnarkShark Well-Known Member

  7. MisterCreosote

    MisterCreosote Well-Known Member

    Took the family to a game not too long ago. Good way to spend a few hours cheaply and without crowds of douchebags to deal with.

    I'll gladly do it with my kids as many times as they want.
    Donny in his element likes this.
  8. poindexter

    poindexter Well-Known Member

    My friend says the tickets went wanting.

    This is a silent auction for a high school girls basketball team.
  9. Baron Scicluna

    Baron Scicluna Well-Known Member

    The potential bidders are taking the silence literally.
    cjericho and studthug12 like this.
  10. Roscablo

    Roscablo Well-Known Member

    Won tickets to a suite one time in Phoenix. It was an easy and kind of cool way to take the whole family to a game and get a suite experience. It wasn't really stocked or staffed like an NBA game would have been, but it was a nice chance to see what something like that was about with no cost to us!
  11. dixiehack

    dixiehack Well-Known Member

    I wonder if they wouldn't be better off scrapping the playoffs in favor of a three-day tournament. Take the best eight (or maybe six) teams and play single elimination at a different site each year.
  12. poindexter

    poindexter Well-Known Member

    I just went to wiki - the first season, the Finals were a one game championship, played on August 30.
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