Games part of preseason exhibition schedule

Updated: March 2, 2004, 3:59 AM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Three WNBA teams will play games against the Chinese national team as part of the league's two-week preseason schedule in May.

The Chinese team will play at the Connecticut Sun on May 8, the Detroit Shock on May 17 and the Charlotte Sting on May 18.

The preseason opens May 4, with the Houston Comets at the Indiana Fever.

WNBA training camps open April 20, with teams allowed to play as many as four exhibition games before the regular season begins May 20.

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