New York Liberty

New York Liberty Announce Barclays Center As Home Venue Beginning In 2020

The New York Liberty are moving to Brooklyn. Beginning with the 2020 WNBA season, the team will play its home games at Barclays Center. In addition to the change in venue, this will also be the first full season under new leadership. Joe Tsai acquired the Liberty in January 2019, and recently purchased Barclays Center […]

New York Liberty Announce Head Coach Katie Smith’s Contract Not Renewed

The New York Liberty announced today that Head Coach Katie Smith’s contract will not be renewed for the 2020 season. The search for a new coach will begin immediately. “On behalf of the entire Liberty organization, we want to thank Katie for her time with our franchise,” said New York Liberty General Manager, Jonathan Kolb. […]

Liberty Top Dream in Season Finale, 71-63

For the final game of the 2019 season, the New York Liberty traveled to Atlanta to face the Dream. New York defeated Atlanta, 71-63, ending a six-game skid.   In the balanced scoring effort for the Liberty, Tina Charles led with 14 points on 6-of-11 shooting from the field. She added eight rebounds and a […]

Tina Charles’ Double-Double Not Enough to Lift Liberty Over Fever

The Indiana Fever visited New York for its fourth and final matchup against the Liberty this season. In the Liberty’s final home game of 2019, the team lost to Indiana, 86-81, despite leading for three quarters.   Tina Charles led New York with 19 points and 11 rebounds, her eighth double-double of the season. She […]

Career Nights for Han Xu and Marine Johannés Not Enough to Get Liberty Past Sun

The Connecticut Sun traveled to New York to face the Liberty for their final matchup of the season. In a back-and-forth match, Connecticut won, 94-84.   Marine Johannés led the Liberty in scoring with a career-high 21 points on 51.7% shooting from the field and 50% from beyond the arc (4-8).   In the first […]

Kia Nurse Scored 24 in Liberty Loss to Mystics

For the first time this season, the New York Liberty traveled to Washington, DC for a matchup against the Mystics in the new Sports and Entertainment Arena. The Liberty were defeated in the matinee game, 101-72.   Kia Nurse led the Liberty with a game-high 24 points on 40% (8-20) shooting from the field and […]

New York Liberty Partners with White Plains Hospital for 2019 Breast Health Awareness Night

The New York Liberty is teaming up with White Plains Hospital to help raise awareness and inspire others in the fight against breast cancer during this year’s Breast Health Awareness Night on Friday, August 23 at the Westchester County Center. The Liberty will host the Atlanta Dream with tip-off set for 7:30 p.m. ET. As […]