Tag Archive | Kia Nurse

New York Liberty Returns Home for Tuesday game versus Atlanta

The New York Liberty (3-6)  got into an early hole against the Minnesota Lynx on Saturday, and they could not climb out, falling 85-71 on the road. With four losses in their last five games, they will look to end the skid at home at the Westchester County Center  against the Atlanta Dream (6-5). QUICK […]

New York Liberty Hit the Road for Second Matchup against the Lynx

The New York Liberty (3-5) could not get anything going offensively against the Las Vegas Aces on Wednesday, falling 78-63 at home. Having dropped three out of their last four, they will look to avenge an earlier season setback against the Minnesota Lynx (3-6). QUICK HITS Tina Charles’ 21.9 points per game rank second in […]

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 goes up against Familiar Foe on Sunday

The New York Liberty (2-4)  fell in waning time against the Connecticut Sun after controlling the league’s top contender for a majority of Thursday night at home. Having dropped two straight, the Liberty will look to turn their fortunes around against the winless Indiana Fever (0-7), who they have already defeated once this season. QUICK […]

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 […]

New York Liberty Looks To Bounce Back Versus Sun on Thursday

After dropping a hard-fought battle to Phoenix at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday, the New York Liberty(2-3)  look to bounce back at Westchester County Center against the league-leading Connecticut Sun (5-1) . The Sun are coming off of a close loss as well, their first of the season. QUICK HITS Tina Charles leads the league […]