Lynx announce dates for 2016 playoff games

The Minnesota Lynx on Friday announced the dates for all potential home games during the 2016 WNBA playoffs.

The team will play games 1 and 2 of the semifinals round at the Xcel Energy Center on Sept. 28 and 30. A game 5 would be played at Target Center on Oct. 6. Minnesota will play the away games in the best-of-five series Oct. 2 and 4.

The Lynx would play home games for the WNBA Finals at Target Center should they advance, with games 1 and 2 on Oct. 9 and 11 and a potential game 5 on Oct. 20. They would play the away games in the best-of-five series Oct. 14 and 16.

Minnesota (26-6) has already clinched home-court advantage throughout the playoffs. The team has won 11 of its last 13 games.