Women’s Basketball

New York Liberty to Host 2020 Virtual PRIDE Week Experience Presented by Resorts World Casino NYC and Resorts World Catskill

Today, the New York Liberty announced its first-ever Virtual PRIDE Week Experience presented Resorts World Casino New York City and Resorts World Catskills, to be held June 22-26. “With so many PRIDE celebrations around the world canceled or postponed, it was important that the New York Liberty virtually activate and bring members of the community […]

WNBA Announces Plan To Tip Off 2020 Season

After significant discussions with the league’s key stakeholders, including the Women’s National Basketball Players Association (WNBPA), the WNBA today announced elements of plans to return to the court to begin the WNBA 2020 season. The league is finalizing a partnership that would make IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida, the Official Home of the 2020 WNBA […]

New York Liberty Announce Roster Movements

The New York Liberty announced today that the team has waived forward Reshanda Gray. “On behalf of the New York Liberty organization, I would like to thank Reshanda for being a true and consistent competitor as shown night in and night out in front of New York Liberty fans last season,” said Liberty General Manager […]

New York Liberty Waive Tayler Hill, Talbot to Remain Overseas in 2020

The landscape and roster of the New York Liberty continues to take shape and change with some really big additions to 2020. Some of the biggest changes are  that the team has waived veteran guard Tayler Hill. Additionally, forward Stephanie Talbot will remain overseas for the 2020 season. New York acquired Hill in the three-team […]

New York Liberty Announce Additions to Coaching Staff

The New York Liberty today announced that Kelly Raimon and Dustin Gray have been added as Assistant Coaches, joining Shelley Patterson on Head Coach Walt Hopkins’ coaching staff. “We are extremely excited about the diversity of experiences, skills, and ideas that Kelly and Dustin bring to the Liberty organization,” said Hopkins. “Between Dustin’s elite understanding […]

Walker, Willoughby, Jones, Shook, Odom Added to Liberty’s 2020 Draft Class

With the first-ever No.1 pick in franchise history, the New York Liberty selected University of Oregon guard, Sabrina Ionescu in the 2020 WNBA Draft. Following Ionescu, New York had five additional selections, including the 9th, 12th, 13th, 15th and 26th overall, which is the most draft capital the team has ever had in a single […]

WNBA Introduces Kobe and Gigi Bryant WNBA Advocacy Award

The WNBA today introduced the Kobe & Gigi Bryant WNBA Advocacy Award, which will recognize an individual or group who has made significant contributions to the visibility, perception and advancement of women’s and girls’ basketball at all levels. The new annual award will honor the late Kobe Bryant, a staunch supporter of the WNBA and […]