Libs to Face LA & Chicago in Preseason Event at Mohegan Sun Arena

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 1 – NEW YORK, N.Y. – The New York Liberty announced today that it will participate in a two-day preseason event on May 2-3 at Mohegan Sun Arena along with the Los Angeles Sparks, Chicago Sky, and host Connecticut Sun.

As it prepares to open the 2017 WNBA season, New York will face the defending WNBA champion Sparks on Tuesday, May 2, at 5 p.m., and the Sky on Wednesday, May 3, at 5 p.m.

The Liberty enters its 2017 campaign coming off a 2nd-consecutive WNBA playoff berth and 20-win season, having posted the best mark in the Eastern Conference for a 2nd-straight year at 21-13.

Led by Tina Charles, the league’s leading scorer and rebounder, New York will tip off the 2017 season at Madison Square Garden on Saturday, May 13, against the San Antonio Stars.

2017 New York Liberty Loyal season ticket packages starting at just $360 are on sale now, and include premium benefits, an enhanced in-arena experience at Madison Square Garden, and access to exclusive events featuring Liberty players and coaches. Liberty Loyal season ticket memberships are available by calling 212-465-6080 or visiting