Grizzlies announce schedule for Western Conference Finals
Official Grizzlies Watch Parties to Take Place at FedExForum for Games 1 and 2
MEMPHIS, May 17, 2013– The 2013 NBA Western Conference Finals match-up between the Memphis Grizzlies and the San Antonio Spurs will be televised nationally and locally on ABC and ESPN, the team announced.
The Grizzlies’ schedule for the 2013 Western Conference Finals will begin on the road for Games 1 and 2 at the AT&T Center beginning Sunday, May 19 at 2:30 p.m. (all times CT). Game 2 will follow on Tuesday, May 21 at 8 p.m. The team returns home to Memphis on Saturday, May 25 for Game 3 at 8 p.m. at FedExForum. Game 4 will follow on Monday, May 27 at 8 p.m. If necessary, the team would travel back to San Antonio for Game 5 on Wednesday, May 29 and return back home for Game 6 on Friday, May 31. Game 7 would be held in San Antonio on Sunday, June 2. Tip-off times for Games 5, 6 and 7 will be at 8 p.m.
Grizzlies’ fans of all ages are invited to join the Claw Crew, Grizz and the Grizz Girls at the official watch parties being held at FedExForum for Games 1 and 2 of the 2013 Western Conference Finals. Doors open thirty minutes prior to tip-off time. Food and beverages will be available for purchase at concessions. Fans will be able to sit in the seats at FedExForum and watch on Grizz Vision for a game-watching experience like none other. Attendees will have the opportunity to enjoy Grizzlies inflatables, face painters and balloon artists. Free parking will be available for all Grizzlies MVP Season Ticket Holders in the Toyota Parking Garage.
Fans can load up on a new stock of Playoff merchandise available at the Grizzlies Den Team Store, which will be open throughout the watch parties. The Grizzlies Den is also open during the extended playoff hours of 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday, and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.
Coming off 15-straight home playoff game sellouts, Grizzlies’ fans are encouraged to guarantee their playoff tickets by purchasing 2013-14 Season Tickets. Season Tickets start at just $5 per game. Grizzlies’ fans can purchase single game tickets for the Western Conference Finals (Round 3 Home Games 1 and 2) beginning Saturday, May 18 at noon while supplies last at all Ticketmaster outlets, by calling 1-800-4-NBA-TIX, by visiting the FedExForum Box Office or online at grizzlies.com or ticketmaster.com. For more information on the Memphis Grizzlies, please visit grizzlies.com, ‘like’ Memphis Grizzlies on Facebook or follow on Twitter (@memgrizz). The 2013 Memphis Grizzlies Playoffs are presented by Memphis Toyota Dealers, First Tennessee and Sonic Drive-In’s.
Below is the Grizzlies’ schedule for the 2013 Western Conference Finals (check Grizzlies.com for channel listings):
Game 1: Sunday May 19 - San Antonio, 2:30pm on ABC
Game 2: Tuesday, May 21 - San Antonio, 8pm on ESPN
Game 3: Saturday, may 25 - Memphis, 8pm on ESPN
Game 4: Monday, May 27 - Memphis, 8pm on ESPN
Game 5: Wednesday, May 29 - San Antonio, 8pm on ESPN
Game 6: Friday, May 31 - Memphis, 8pm on ESPN
Game 7: Sunday, June 2 - San Antonio, 8pm on ESPN