Tag Archive | Atlanta

New York Liberty Jazmine Jones Named to WNBA’s 2020 All-Rookie Team

The Women’s National Basketball Association announced that New York Liberty guard, Jazmine Jones, has been selected to the 2020 All-Rookie Team in part of the league-wide postseason awards. Jones is now the fifth rookie in franchise history to receive the honor, and the first since Brittany Boyd and Kiah Stokes in 2015. “I am beyond […]

Rough Thursday Night for Liberty in 62-56 loss to Dream

VIDEO: New York Liberty Head Coach Walt Hopkins along with stars Leaonna Odom and Kia Nurse share these thoughts after the team’s 62-56 loss to the Atlanta Dream in WNBA action on 9/3. The New York Liberty (2-15) were outlasted by the Atlanta Dream (5-13) 62-56 on Thursday evening, losing a defensive showdown that saw […]

Liberty Fall Short to the Sun 70-65

VIDEO:  New York Liberty Head Coach Walt Hopkins along with starts Kylee Shook and Kia Nurse share these thoughts after the team’s 70-65 loss to the Connecticut Sun in WNBA action on 9/1   TEAM NOTABLES: The Liberty (2-14) were outlasted by the Sun (8-9), 70-65, on Tuesday night. New York shot 34.5% from the […]

Ionescu Drops 33 in Liberty’s 80-93 Loss to Wings

VIDEO: Hear from members of the New York Liberty after the team’s 80-93 loss to the Dallas Wings on 7/29   The two youngest teams in the WNBA matched up Wednesday night and the New York Liberty (0-2) fell to the Dallas Wings (1-1) 80-93. The Liberty’s first-ever No.1 overall Draft pick Sabrina Ionescu carried […]

New York Cosmos 2014 Spring Schedule Released

The North American Soccer League (NASL) and New York Cosmos announced on Thursday the 2014 spring schedule. The Cosmos begin defense of their 2013 Soccer Bowl championship onSunday, April 13 at 5 p.m. when they host last year’s runner-up Atlanta Silverbacks at Hofstra University’s Shuart Stadium. The Soccer Bowl rematch begins a nine-game spring season for […]

Cosmos win NASL Soccer Bowl 2013

A second half goal by former Spanish international Marcos Senna gave the New York Cosmos a 1-0 win and the NASL Soccer Bowl Championship in their first year in the league. The re-booted Cosmos, who won the league’s fall title captured the championship by beating the Spring champion Atlanta Silverbacks at Silverbacks Park in front […]

PHOTOS: Cosmos Receive 2013 NASL Fall Season Trophy

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following photos from the mini-cermony that the New York Cosmos had to honor the fact that they have won the 2013 North American Soccer League Fall Season Trophy. New York will have back-to-back games in Atlanta before ending out the 2013 season. The first game will be this […]