Tag Archive | Bill Laimbeer

Knicks’ Kornet, Williams Take in Liberty Game; Talk WNBA

As G-League call ups, New York Knicks power forward Luke Kornet and guard Troy Williams  are no strangers to the Westchester County Center, home to both the New York Liberty and the New York Knicks G-League affiliate Westchester Knicks. And still, Sunday’s packed crowd in attendance to cheer on the Liberty until the final buzzer sealed a […]

Liberty Hang on to Beat Fever, 78-75

Marissa Coleman refused to let her former team steal one at the Westchester County Center, sinking a three with 16.8 seconds remaining in a tie game. The shot would prove to be the game winner, as the New York Liberty held on to beat the Indiana Fever, 78-75. The victory snapped a two-game skid for […]

WNBA Celebrates LGBTQ Pride Month in June

The WNBA will celebrate LGBTQ Pride Month in June with activities and initiatives that empower teams, players, fans and employees to share their voices and create a more inclusive environment for their communities.   “The WNBA is thrilled to unite with our players, teams, partners and fans during Pride Month to amplify our shared values […]

WNBA Season Preview Airs on SiriusXM May 17

SiriusXM will air a special WNBA Season preview show, featuring interviews with some of the game’s biggest stars, tomorrow, May 17th (7:00-8:00 pm ET) on the SiriusXM NBA Radio channel. SiriusXM host Justin Termine will look ahead to the 2018 season with special guests that will include Hall of Famer Rebecca Lobo and several of the league’s biggest stars.  These include: […]

New York Liberty Select Five Players in 2015 WNBA Draft

The New York Liberty selected guard Brittany Boyd (ninth overall) and center Kiah Stokes (11th overall) in the first round of the 2015 WNBA Draft tonight. In addition, the team drafted guards Amber Orrange (23rd overall) and Laurin Mincy (27th overall) along with forward Michala Johnson (28th overall). The two first round picks were acquired in separate transactions with the San Antonio Stars and Minnesota Lynx. […]

New York Liberty Re-Sign Swin Cash

New York Liberty Senior Vice President of Business and Basketball Operations Kristin Bernert announced on Monday that the team has re-signed forward Swin Cash. Per team policy, the terms of the agreement were not disclosed. “Throughout her career, Swin has been known for her leadership on the court and in the community, and by no coincidence, championships […]

New York Liberty Announce Additions to Basketball Staff

The New York Liberty announced on Thursday that the team has named  Herb Williams and Katie Smith assistant coaches, and Teresa Weatherspoon director of player development. Per team policy, terms of the deals will not be disclosed. “In her first season, Katie showed that she has the leadership and communication skills required to be an excellent coach, and I expect her […]