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1495 Sports live scoring update final: Liberty fall to Fever: 84-82

1495 Sports has the complete scoring summary for all WNBA and New York Liberty (6-11) fans as the ladies fell to the Indiana Fever (10-6) by a final score of 84-82).

Leading the Liberty was guard Cappie Pondexter, who had a season-high 33 points. Indiana was led by reigning WNBA MVP Tamika Catchings who finished the game with 23 points. Recording the first points in her WNBA career for New York was Katelan Redmon, who notched her first bucket at the 6:57 mark in the First Quarter of play.

New York will return home to the Prudential Center this Friday to take on the Washington Mystics. Liberty/Mystics is slated to tip-off at 11:00 a.m.

The final scoring update along with the scoring leaders at the end of the game:

Liberty starters:

Leilani Mitchell, Cappie Pondexter, Kara Braxton, Essence Carson, Nicole Powell

Fever starters:

January, Zellous, Sutton-Brown, Catchings, Douglas

First Quarter:

Cappie Pondexter has two fouls and Katelan Redmon is getting some vital minutes. The Liberty are down against the Fever 15-11 with around 5:00 to go in the First Q

Redmon is starting to get the scoring touch for the Liberty recording the first WNBA points in her career.

Fever lead the Liberty 26-20 at the end of the First Quarter

Second Quarter:

Indiana leading the Liberty 38-30 with 5:38 to go in the Second Quarter

Pondexter now has 11 points all in the Second Q of play for the #Liberty, starting to catch fire offensively

1:36 to go in the Second Q with the New York Liberty cutting the #Fever lead to Five points: 46-41

End of the first half Fever leading Liberty 52-43 WNBA

New York Liberty scoring leaders at the end of the First Half:

Cappie Pondexter: 11

Leilani Mitchell: 8

Essence Carson: 8

Third Quarter:

Fever lead the Liberty: 60-51 with around 5:32 remaining

Fever leading the Liberty: 64-57 with around 2:00 remaining

Fever leading the Liberty 66-59 at the end of the Third Quarter

Pondexter has been on fire, as the guard has recorded 20 points in the Second and Third Quarters

Fourth Quarter:

Liberty are starting to catch fire offensively in the Fourth Quarter, cutting the Fever lead to four points with around 8:00 remaining

Essence Carson is injured.

Cappie Pondexter ties the game for the Liberty at 70 points as the game against the Fever has 5:36 remaining

Liberty 77-73 lead over Fever around 3:30 remaining

Tamika Catchings is showing her MVP form huge steal and back-to-back three point buckets.

1:22 remaining  with the Liberty and Fever tied at 79 points each

Liberty and Fever tied at 79 with around 59 seconds left in the game

Indiana def. New York 84-82

Final New York Liberty scoring leaders (Top Three):

Cappie Pondexter: 33 points and five assists

Essence Carson:  14 points and five rebounds

Leilani Mitchell: 11 points

Indiana Fever scoring leaders:

Tamika Catchings: 23 points

Katie Douglas: 20 points

Shavonte Zellous:  12 points


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