Stacy Podelski

Liberty Selects Louisville Guard Asia Durr 2nd Overall In WNBA Draft

The New York Liberty selected University of Louisville guard Asia Durr (2nd overall) in the first round of the 2019 WNBA Draft. New York also picked Chinese forward Han Xu (14th overall) in the 2nd Round and University of Utah forward Megan Huff (26th overall) in the 3rd Round. Durr, a 5-10 guard, helped lead […]

John Griffin III Named Saint Joseph’s Men’s Basketball Assistant Coach

John Griffin III will be joining the Saint Joseph’s men’s basketball program as an assistant coach, it was announced by new head coach Billy Lange. Griffin comes to SJU after spending the past four seasons as an assistant coach at his alma mater, Bucknell University. During his time on the bench, the Bison made back-to-back […]

Sky Blue FC Reveals Official 2019 Roster

Entering into the first week of the 2019 National Women’s Soccer League regular season, Sky Blue FC has announced its official roster for the season opener on April 13 against the Washington Spirit. The club’s first official league match will be played on April 13 against the Washington Spirit at Maryland SoccerPlex and the home […]

HSS Becomes First-Ever Jersey Patch Partner Of The New York Liberty

The New York Liberty and Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) today announced a long-term partnership that makes the top-ranked hospital the Liberty’s first-ever jersey patch sponsor. The terms of the deal were not disclosed. As the world’s leading academic medical center focused on musculoskeletal health, HSS performs more than 32,000 surgical procedures annually. The hospital […]

Sky Blue FC Signs Brazilian Midfielder Gabi

Sky Blue FC has signed Brazilian midfielder Francisca Gabriela Morais da Rocha, more commonly known as Gabi, ahead of the 2019 National Women’s Soccer League season, pending receipt of her International Transfer Certificate and P1 visa. Per team and league policies, terms of the contract were not announced. “Gabi is a very versatile player with […]

Former amateur star Eric Kelly overcomes adversity, inspires tomorrow’s champions

Four-time National amateur boxing champion Eric Kelly has overcome the challenges that destroyed his potentially lucrative professional boxing career to become an inspirational figure for countless youth today. One of the best United States amateur boxers of all-time, he finished with a remarkable 104-14 record, including numerous medals and awards, culminating with him being named […]

Teresa Weatherspoon To Be Inducted Into Naismith Memorial Hall Of Fame

 New York Liberty director of player and franchise development Teresa Weatherspoon will be inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, it was announced by the organization on Saturday. Weatherspoon will be inducted into the Hall of Fame at the group’s enshrinement weekend on September 5-7, 2019 in Springfield, Mass. She is joined in […]