Tag Archive | Leilani Mitchell

Phoenix Diana Taurasi Receives May WNBA Cares Community Assist Award Presented by State Farm

Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi has been awarded the May WNBA Community Assist Award presented by State Farm for her ongoing support of single mothers and their families as well as her support for the LGBTQ community in Phoenix.   An active member and advocate in the LGBTQ community, Taurasi is focused on using her […]

New York Liberty Waive Guard Leilani Mitchell

New York Liberty Head Coach and General Manager Bill Laimbeer announced on Thursday that the team has waived guard Leilani Mitchell. Prior to the 2014 campaign, Mitchell notified the Liberty that she would forgo the season and spend the summer in Australia. “This is a procedural move that allows both Leilani and the New York Liberty maximum […]

New York Liberty Finalize 2013 Roster

The New York Liberty announced on Thursday their final roster for the 2013 season. The ladies begin their regular season play against the Connecticut Sun on Saturday, May 25 at 7:00 p.m. at Mohegan Sun Arena. New York will then host the Tulsa Shock on Opening Night on Friday, May 31 at 7:30 p.m. at […]

New York Liberty Finalize 2013 Training Camp Roster

The New York Liberty finalized its 2013 training camp roster on Friday, with the additions of Karisma Penn and Loree Moore. The team will open training camp on Monday, May 6 at the Madison Square Garden Training Center. In addition to the proven veteran free agents Cheryl Ford and Katie Smith, New York has a […]

1495 Sports live scoring update final: Liberty fall to Fever: 84-82

1495 Sports has the complete scoring summary for all WNBA and New York Liberty (6-11) fans as the ladies fell to the Indiana Fever (10-6) by a final score of 84-82). Leading the Liberty was guard Cappie Pondexter, who had a season-high 33 points. Indiana was led by reigning WNBA MVP Tamika Catchings who finished the […]

New York Liberty acquire veteran guard Kelly Miller

The New York Liberty announced on Friday on their official site, that they have acquired veteran guard Kelly Miller via free-agency.  The announcement was made official by the Liberty’s Head Coach and General Manager John Whisenant. Miller is a 12-year veteran, was the co-winner of the WNBA’s 2004 Most Improved Player Award, holding a .409 field-goal percentage averaging 7.2 points and 2.6 […]

New York Liberty re-sign Leilani Mitchell

The New York Liberty announced on their official site that guard and 2010 Most Improved Player Leilani Mitchell is set to rejoin the team for the 2012 season. The terms of the contract were not released per team policy. Mitchell has been one of the many spark plugs to the Liberty offense, having been ranked in the top of many offensive categories, […]