Tag Archive | Basketball

New York Liberty Sign 2020 WNBA Rookie of the Year Crystal Dangerfield

The New York Liberty announced recently that the team has signed Crystal Dangerfield on a hardship contract. A 5-5 guard, Dangerfield joins the Liberty after spending her first two seasons with the Minnesota Lynx where she garnered the 2020 WNBA Rookie of the Year Award, and most recently, the Indiana Fever where she played in […]

1495 Sports TV presents: Washington Mystics Practice Report 5/19/2022

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following Washington Mystics Practice Press Conference Video from 5/19/2022. This is prior to the team’s game vs the Atlanta Dream on Friday May 20, with the tip scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Video features thoughts from General Manager and Head Coach Mike Thibault, Elizabeth Williams and Tianna Hawkins: For […]

New York Liberty fall to Connecticut, 92-65

The New York Liberty fell to the Connecticut Sun by a final score of 92-65 in WNBA action at the Barclays Center on Wednesday.  New York had a 42.3% (22-52) shooting night from the field against the Sun, while also going 31.8% (7-22) from long distance. The team had two players scoring in double figures […]

USA Basketball Announces 2022 USA Nike Hoop Summit Team

The Nike Hoop Summit will return to Moda Center in Portland, Oregon, at 7 p.m. PT on Friday, April 8. The game, featuring top American high school senior boys facing off against international players 19-and-younger, will be contested for the first time since 2019 following a layoff due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Tickets for the […]

Washington Mystics Unveil 25th Anniversary Campaign

The Washington Mystics have unveiled their campaign celebrating the team’s 25th anniversary season. As the most successful professional women’s team in the Washington D.C. metropolitan region, Mystics fans have had a chance to witness special moments including the franchise’s first ever WNBA championship in 2019. Inspired by the grooves of the basketball, the Mystics’ 25th anniversary logo […]

USA Men’s Basketball Top Previously Undefeated Mexico 89-67

The USA Men’s Basketball team (3-1) never trailed while cruising to an 89-67 win over previously undefeated Mexico (3-1) on Sunday afternoon at the Entertainment and Sports Arena in Washington, D.C. The victory wrapped up the USA’s play in the second window of FIBA World Cup Qualifying action in the Americas zone. Sunday’s performance was […]

Hofstra Men’s Basketball Hosts William & Mary On Senior Day Saturday

 The Hofstra men’s basketball team will continue its three-game home stand to close the regular season on Saturday when it hosts William & Mary.  Tip-off from the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex is scheduled for 12 p.m. Prior to the game the program will honor its four “seniors” with Zach Cooks, Jalen Ray, Omar Silverio, and Jarrod […]