Posted May 23, 2013 4:56 PM
NBA TV will televise 45 games during the 2013 WNBA regular season -- the league's 17th season -- tipping off with the defending WNBA Champion Indiana Fever visiting the San Antonio Silver Stars on Friday, May 24, at 8 p.m. ET.
Schedule highlights include appearances from the "3 to See" -- the top three 2013 draft picks, Britney Griner, Elena Delle Donne and Skylar Diggins:
• Griner, the first overall draft pick, making her NBA TV debut when the Phoenix Mercury host the Washington Mystics on Friday, June 21, at 10 p.m.
• The second overall draft pick, Delle Donne, and the Chicago Sky taking on the Fever on Saturday, June 22, at 7 p.m.
• Star rookie Diggins and the Tulsa Shock visiting Griner and the Mercury on Friday, August 9, at 10 p.m.
NBA TV will present a WNBA Preview Show on Thursday, May 23, at 6 p.m. with host Rick Kamla and analyst LaChina Robinson conducting interviews with WNBA President Laurel Richie and New York Liberty coach Bill Laimbeer. The show also will break down every team and introduce fans to the "3 to See".
The WNBA on NBA TV schedule will include appearances from all 12 WNBA teams, along with extensive coverage of the league throughout the season including highlights and post-game interviews with players and coaches following key WNBA matchups.
WNBA on NBA TV 2013 Schedule (All Times Eastern):
May 24 Friday 8 p.m. Indiana at San Antonio
May 26 Sunday 8:30 p.m. Seattle at Los Angeles
June 21 Friday 8 p.m. Seattle at San Antonio
June 21 Friday 10 p.m. Washington at Phoenix
June 22 Saturday 7 p.m. Chicago at Indiana
June 23 Sunday 7 p.m. Tulsa at Minnesota
June 30 Sunday 4 p.m. Tulsa at Washington
July 2 Tuesday 10:30 p.m. Minnesota at Los Angeles
July 4 Thursday 3:30 p.m. New York at Los Angeles
July 6 Saturday 5 p.m. San Antonio at Los Angeles
July 6 Saturday 7 p.m. Connecticut at Indiana
July 24 Wednesday 11:30 a.m. Chicago at Washington
July 24 Wednesday 7 p.m. Connecticut at Atlanta
July 25 Thursday 3:30 p.m. Seattle at Los Angeles
July 31 Wednesday 7 p.m. New York at Washington
August 2 Friday 8 p.m. San Antonio at Minnesota
August 3 Saturday 7 p.m. Chicago at Indiana
August 3 Saturday 10 p.m. Atlanta at Phoenix
August 4 Sunday 4 p.m. Los Angeles at Washington
August 6 Tuesday 7 p.m. Los Angeles at Connecticut
August 8 Thursday 7 p.m. Los Angeles at Indiana
August 9 Friday 10 p.m. Tulsa at Phoenix
August 10 Saturday 1 p.m. Los Angeles at New York
August 10 Saturday 7 p.m. Atlanta at Indiana
August 11 Sunday 4 p.m. Connecticut at Washington
August 11 Sunday 6 p.m. Tulsa at Phoenix
August 13 Tuesday 10:30 p.m. Chicago at Los Angeles
August 14 Wednesday 10 p.m. Indiana at Phoenix
August 16 Friday 7:30 p.m. Connecticut at Atlanta
August 16 Friday 11 p.m. Indiana at Los Angeles
August 17 Saturday 8 p.m. Phoenix at San Antonio
August 18 Sunday 3 p.m. Washington at Atlanta
August 20 Tuesday 7 p.m. Minnesota at Atlanta
August 23 Friday 8 p.m. San Antonio at Tulsa
August 23 Friday 10 p.m. Seattle at Phoenix
August 25 Sunday 8:30 p.m. Tulsa at Los Angeles
August 27 Tuesday 10:30 p.m. Connecticut at Los Angeles
August 28 Wednesday 7 p.m. Washington at Atlanta
August 31 Saturday 10 p.m. Connecticut at Phoenix
September 2 Monday 6 p.m. Los Angeles at Atlanta
September 4 Wednesday 8 p.m. Los Angeles at Minnesota
September 6 Friday 8 p.m. Los Angeles at Tulsa
September 7 Saturday 7 p.m. Connecticut at Indiana
September 12 Thursday 10:30 p.m. Minnesota at Los Angeles
September 15 Sunday 3 p.m. Phoenix at Los Angeles
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