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Pacers Coach Frank Vogel Joins Effort to Help Fever Return to WNBA Finals

500 Tickets Donated to Area Fans on Tuesday

UPDATE - September 2 at 12:23 p.m.: Please note that all of the tickets for this offer have been distributed. Fans wishing to attend the game, can purchase tickets by clicking here.

INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana Pacers Head Coach Frank Vogel joined local efforts to send the Indiana Fever back to the WNBA Finals with the purchase of 500 tickets to Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals, Wednesday night at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. In an effort to pack the house for a clinching Game 3 against the Chicago Sky, complimentary tickets were distributed to fans on Tuesday afternoon at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse Box Office.

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In search of a third trip to the WNBA Finals since 2009, the Fever fell in double overtime in Game 2 against the Chicago Sky on Monday afternoon, 86-84, forcing a decisive Game 3 on Wednesday. Tipoff for Game 3 is 7:00 p.m. The winner will advance to the WNBA Finals, beginning Sunday, Sept. 7, to meet the winner of the West Finals, either the Phoenix Mercury or Minnesota Lynx.

Fever fans may collect up to a maximum four complimentary tickets per person beginning at noon on Tuesday at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse Box Office. Additional tickets are available at the box office or at FeverBasketball.com and all Ticketmaster outlets, including a closeout special with remaining Krieg DeVault Club Level tickets just $10.

The Fever Playoffs are presented by Old National Bank. Fans are encouraged to wear RED to Wednesday’s game, the same as in 2012 when the Fever won its first WNBA championship and the first pro basketball championship in Indiana since the ABA Indiana Pacers in 1973.

VIDEO RECAP: Vogel Buys Game 3 Tickets for Fever Fans