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Las Vegas Aces Dearica Hamby Named the 2020 WNBA Sixth Woman of the Year

Las Vegas Aces forward Dearica Hamby has been named the 2020 WNBA Sixth Woman of the Year, the WNBA announced recently. Hamby has been selected as the league’s top reserve for the second season in a row. She is the third player to win the award in back-to-back seasons, joining Allie Quigley (2014 and 2015) […]

WNBA Trio Earn 2020 Peak Performer Awards

Dallas Wings guard Arike Ogunbowale, Los Angeles Sparks forward/center Candace Parker and Chicago Sky guard Courtney Vandersloot have won the 2020 WNBA Peak Performer Awards in scoring, rebounding and assists, respectively, the WNBA announced today. The WNBA presents the Peak Performer Awards annually to the players who lead the league in each of those categories […]

Emotional Game for Liberty in 80-63 loss to Aces

VIDEO: New York Liberty Head Coach Walt Hopkins along with stars Paris Kea and Amanda Zahui B share these thoughts after the team’s 80-63 loss to the Las Vegas Aces in WNBA action on 8/29 The Liberty (2-13) fell to the Aces (12-3), 80-63, on Saturday afternoon after a hard-fought three quarters. New York has […]

WNBA Tips Off Fit Week

WNBA FIT Week tips off today and runs through Aug. 31 as part of WNBA FIT, the league’s comprehensive health and wellness platform that encourages living a healthy lifestyle. Throughout the week, the league will engage teams, players, partners and community organizations to highlight the importance of leading an active and healthy life while following […]

Liberty Drop Heartbreaking Game Against Aces 78-76

VIDEO: New York Liberty Head Coach Walt Hopkins along with starts Amanda Zahui B and Kiah Stokes share these thoughts after the team’s 78-76 loss to the Las Vegas Aces in WNBA action on Sunday (8/9) The New York Liberty (1-7) hung tough against one of the best teams in the WNBA in the Las […]

Liberty Look to Continue to Have Fun and Play Hard in Sunday Test Against Aces

Having fun is going to be a key for the New York Liberty (1-5) as they progress through the 2020 WNBA Season. After the team’s first victory against the Washington Mystics, Layshia Clarendon had told the media that she and the team are just hoping to have fun and that will be a huge part […]

WNBA Announces A 2020 Season Dedicated to Social Justice With Games Honoring Black Lives Movement

The Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) and Women’s National Basketball Players Association (WNBPA) today announced the launch of a new platform, The Justice Movement, and the creation of the WNBA/WNBPA Social Justice Council. The collaborative efforts of the League and the Players Association represent an unprecedented and bold new commitment to advancing social justice by […]