Tag Archive | Katie Smith

New York Liberty falter against Aces, 78-63

Tina Charles caught fire early, scoring 13 of the New York Liberty’s first 17 points as the hosts built a five-point lead early. A layup by the visiting Las Vegas Aces with a minute and a half left in the first quarter provided a 20-19 lead, they would fail to surrender the duration of the […]

Rookie Diary: The Journey by Kia Nurse

With the tenth pick in the 2018 WNBA draft, the New York Liberty selected University of Connecticut’s two-time national champion Kia Nurse. Since transitioning to the WNBA, the rookie guard and Ontario native hasn’t wasted time putting her talents to work. The instant fan favorite is a consistent threat anywhere on the perimeter and 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 […]

New York Liberty Lose a Heartbreaker to the Sun in Buzzer-Beating Fashion, 87-85

  A Marissa Coleman layup with 30 seconds left on the clock gave the New York Liberty an 85-84 lead over the Connecticut Sun, and a Bria Hartley free throw with 5.8 seconds remaining extended the lead to two. As the final buzzer sounded at the Westchester County Center, the Sun netted a miracle thanks […]

Liberty drop tough 80-74 decision to the Mercury in return to Madison Square Garden

The New York Liberty (2-3) had their return to Madison Square Garden spoiled by the Phoenix Mercury (6-3) by a final score of 80-74 in WNBA action. It was a fast paced affair as 7,215 screaming kids cheered on the Liberty in an electric atmosphere. The scoring was fast and furious , as there were […]

Nurse Tallies 34 as New York Liberty Outlasts Indiana in OT Thriller, 87-81

After the New York Liberty worked up its largest lead all season, the Indiana Fever used a pair of runs to not only deadlock scoring during the game’s waning time but force overtime. Rookie Kia Nurse registered eight of her franchise setting 34 points in the extra session to help lift the Liberty to an […]

Indiana Fever play Host to New York Liberty for Saturday Matchup

The New York Liberty (1-2)  aim to win two straight and claim its first road win against the Indiana Fever (0-5) in a game that is set for 7:00 pm tomorrow at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse located Indianapolis, IN. The Fever, who is still seeking its first win of the season, have dropped five straight. QUICK […]