New York Liberty

Liberty Acquires Guard Tanisha Wright In Exchange For 2020 Second Round Pick

The New York Liberty has acquired guard Tanisha Wright from the Minnesota Lynx in a trade deal that also includes the Las Vegas Aces and Atlanta Dream. The Liberty traded its second round pick in the 2020 WNBA Draft to the Minnesota Lynx in exchange for guard Tanisha Wright. In addition, New York traded guard […]

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 […]

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 […]

New York Liberty Announce Updates To 2019 Game Schedule

The Liberty announced today the following updates to its 2019 schedule: This year’s annual School Day game will take place on June 4, where the Liberty will face the Los Angeles Sparks at 11 a.m. at Westchester County Center. The Tuesday, August 13 game against the Minnesota Lynx will take place at 7 p.m. at […]

New York Liberty Sign Marine Johannès

 The New York Liberty have signed French guard Marine Johannès, General Manager Jonathan Kolb announced today. The terms of the agreements were not disclosed, per team policy. The 5’10 guard has played for Tango Bourges Basket, located in Bourges, France. She was recently voted Best Guard by fans in the regular season awards. Johannès joins […]

New York Liberty Announce Front Office Hire

New York Liberty Alternate Governor Oliver P. Weisberg announced today the hiring of General Manager Jonathan Kolb. As the new General Manager for the Liberty, Kolb will focus on obtaining and developing a championship caliber team.  “We are thrilled to welcome Jonathan to the NY Liberty as the team’s new General Manager,” said Weisberg.  “His […]

New York Liberty Announce Preseason Schedule

The New York Liberty will participate in a two-day preseason event hosted by the Connecticut Sun at Mohegan Sun Arena on May 13 and 14. The two-day, pre-season tournament features the Sun, Atlanta Dream and Dallas Wings and will include a daily double-header. The Liberty will face off against the Sun on the May 13 […]