Tag Archive | Kelsey Mitchell

USA Women Draw Japan, France, Nigeria for Olympic Preliminary Round Play

FIBA conducted the draw for the Tokyo Olympics Women’s Basketball competition virtually Tuesday from its headquarters in Mies, Switzerland, and the U.S. Olympic Women’s Basketball Team has been drawn into Group A alongside host Japan, France and Nigeria for the July 26-Aug. 2 preliminary round. Rounding out the 12-team field are Canada, Serbia, South Korea […]

Nineteen Athletes Set to Return to Court for Feb. 4-7 USA Basketball Women’s National Team Minicamp

The USA Basketball Women’s National Team will return to the basketball court in a four-day minicamp, Feb. 4-7, at the University of South Carolina. The team last gathered for training camp one year ago in February 2020. A total of 19 athletes, including Olympic and/or FIBA World Cup gold medalists Sylvia Fowles (Minnesota Lynx), Brittney […]

Liberty Take Tough 85-75 loss to Fever

VIDEO: New York Liberty Head Coach Walt Hopkins along with stars Paris Kea and Kia Nurse share their thoughts from the team’s 85-75 loss to the Indiana Fever in WNBA action on 9/10.   On Thursday, the New York Liberty (2-18) took on the Indiana Fever (6-15) and lost, 85-75. New York was without starting […]

New York Liberty Look to Have Strong Effort Against Fever

VIDEO: New York Liberty Stars Kia Nurse and Kylee Shook share these thoughts with the media on 9/9 The 2020 Women’s National Basketball Association Season is coming to an end for the New York Liberty (2-17) who are looking to end the season with some strong efforts and showings. The first of the final three […]

WNBA Tips Off Fit Week

WNBA FIT Week tips off today and runs through Aug. 31 as part of WNBA FIT, the league’s comprehensive health and wellness platform that encourages living a healthy lifestyle. Throughout the week, the league will engage teams, players, partners and community organizations to highlight the importance of leading an active and healthy life while following […]

New York Liberty Can’t Break the Fever in 86-79 loss

VIDEO:  New York Liberty Head Coach Walt Hopkins along with stars Layshia Clarendon and Kia Nurse share these thoughts after the team’s 86-79 loss to the Indiana Fever in WNBA Action on 8/13 This WNBA season has been a unique one for the New York Liberty (1-8) who continue to grow but are also still […]

New York Liberty Look to Continue to Show Grit in Tough Test vs Fever

The New York Liberty (1-7) have shown that they are going to be a tough team to face in this 2020 WNBA Season, and they look to continue to develop, evolve and get some positive results in a test against the Indiana Fever on (3-4) on Thursday. Here are some interesting notes: The Liberty are […]