Tag Archive | Kristin Bernert

New York Liberty to Celebrate 7th Annual Pride Game

On Thursday June 24, the New York Liberty will host the Chicago Sky at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center for their annual PRIDE Night celebration. “The Liberty have a long-standing commitment to uplifting the LGBTQIA+ community not only through sports and entertainment, but also through community engagement and the consistent promotion of inclusivity for all people,” said […]

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 […]

New York Liberty Acquire WNBA All-Star Epiphanny Prince

New York Liberty Senior Vice President of Business and Basketball Operations Kristin Bernert announced on Monday that the team has acquired two-time WNBA All-Star guard Epiphanny Prince in a trade with the Chicago Sky, in exchange for guard Cappie Pondexter. “We are thrilled to have Epiphanny join the Liberty and bring another hometown product back to New York City,” […]

New York Liberty re-sign Three Veterans

New York Liberty Senior Vice President of Business and Basketball Operations Kristin Bernert announced today that the team has re-signed forward Alex Montgomery, center Avery Warley-Talbert, and guard Natasha Lacy. Per team policy, the terms of the agreements were not disclosed. “Over the last four seasons, Alex has developed into a lock down defender with a nice […]

New York Liberty Sign Wright, Swords and Allen

New York Liberty Senior Vice President of Business and Basketball Operations Kristin Bernert announced on Monday that the team has signed free agent guard Tanisha Wright, center Carolyn Swords and forward Rebecca Allen. Per team policy, the terms of the agreements were not disclosed. “We are excited to bring these three quality players to our organization,” said Bernert. “Tanisha […]