Tag Archive | Atlanta Dream

New York Liberty’s Michaela Onyenwere named 2021 Kia WNBA Rookie of the Year

The WNBA announced recently that New York Liberty forward Michaela Onyenwere has been selected as the 2021 Kia Rookie of the Year by a national panel of sportswriters and broadcasters. Onyenwere, named on 47 out of 49 ballots, is the Liberty’s first rookie to win the award. Liberty guard/forward DiDi Richards and Atlanta Dream guard Aari McDonald also […]

New York Liberty star DiDi Richards Named to WNBA’s All-Rookie Team

Most recently the Women’s National Basketball Association announced that New York Liberty guard/forward, DiDi Richards, has been selected to the 2021 All-Rookie Team in part of the league-wide postseason awards. Richards is now the seventh rookie in franchise history to receive the honor along with Rookie of the Year Michaela Onyenwere. “It’s an honor to […]

New York Liberty regain winning ways against Atlanta, 101-78

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following Post Game Press Conference, featuring thoughts from Head Coach Walt Hopkins along with stars Sami Whitcomb, Betnijah Laney and Michaela Onyenwere. In the first matchup of a two-game set in the Peach State, the New York Liberty (8-8) overpowered the Atlanta Dream (5-9), 101-78, the team’s largest margin […]

New York Liberty fall to Chicago, 91-68

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following Post Game Press Conference Video. Featuring thoughts from Head Coach Walt Hopkins, Sami Whitcomb and Kylee Shook In the team’s seventh annual PRIDE game, the New York Liberty (7-8) dropped to the Chicago Sky (9-7), 91-68. Chicago led by as many as 30 points in the contest, and […]

1495 Sports TV: Washington Mystics Practice Report ~6/16

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following Washington Mystics Report from 6/16. Featuring thoughts from Assistant Coach Eric Thibault, along with stars Erica McCall and Sydney Wise. In the video the trio talk about Tina Charles and the fact that she will have a film airing at the Tribeca Film Festival, the team’s game […]

New York Liberty Edge out Dallas, 88-81

Home in Brooklyn, the Liberty (5-1) edged the Dallas Wings (1-2), 88-81, in their first meeting of the 2021 season. The team has jumped out to its first 5-1 start since the 2007 season. New York led by as many as 15 points and finished the game with 19 team assists, led by DiDi Richards’ […]

Survey Says: Las Vegas Aces to Win WNBA Championship

The Las Vegas Aces were picked to win the WNBA championship and the Seattle Storm’s Breanna Stewart was selected as the favorite for the WNBA Most Valuable Player Award, according to the 2021 WNBA.com GM Survey.  In the 18th edition of the poll, the WNBA’s 12 general managers assessed the league’s best teams, players, coaches, offseason […]