Saturday’s Sun game postponed due to travel issues

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Connecticut Sun Defeat Indiana Fever 88-71

UNCASVILLE -The Indiana Fever at Connecticut Sun game, has been rescheduled for July 28, at 7:00 p.m. at Mohegan Sun Arena.

The Indiana Fever had to postpone their WNBA game at the Connecticut Sun on Saturday night because of airport delays.

Indiana played in Washington on Friday night and was set to travel to Connecticut on Saturday morning. The Fever says the team’s commercial flight was held on the tarmac for nearly two hours because of weather and mechanical problems before finally returning to the gate.

There was no option to catch a later flight or drive to Connecticut in an attempt to make the 7 p.m. start.

Indiana is staying in Washington on Saturday before flying to San Antonio on Sunday for Tuesday’s gameagainst the Stars. The Sun have dropped five straight games and head to Washington to play the Mystics on Sunday night.