Tag Archive | Los Angeles Sparks

New York Liberty Announce Barclays Center As Home Venue Beginning In 2020

The New York Liberty are moving to Brooklyn. Beginning with the 2020 WNBA season, the team will play its home games at Barclays Center. In addition to the change in venue, this will also be the first full season under new leadership. Joe Tsai acquired the Liberty in January 2019, and recently purchased Barclays Center […]

Los Angeles’ Nneka Ogwumike has been named the recipient of the 2019 Kim Perrot Sportsmanship Award

Los Angeles Sparks forward Nneka Ogwumike has been named the recipient of the 2019 Kim Perrot Sportsmanship Award, the WNBA announced today.   The Kim Perrot Sportsmanship Award is presented each season to a player who exemplifies the ideals of sportsmanship on the court, including ethical behavior, fair play and integrity.  The award is named […]

Chicago’s James Wade Named 2019 WNBA Coach of the Year

Chicago Sky head coach James Wade has been named the 2019 WNBA Coach of the Year, the WNBA announced today.  Wade becomes the first Chicago coach to earn the honor in the franchise’s 14-year history.   Wade received 27 votes from a national panel of 43 sportswriters and broadcasters.  Mike Thibault of the Washington Mystics […]

Seattle’s Natasha Howard Named 2019 WNBA Defensive Player of the Year

Seattle Storm forward Natasha Howard has been named the 2019 WNBA Defensive Player of the Year, the WNBA announced today.  Howard has earned the honor for the first time and become the second winner for the Storm, joining Lauren Jackson (2007).   Howard received 33 votes from a national panel of 43 sportswriters and broadcasters.  […]

Next-up in NBA 2K20: Make Way for the WNBA

2K today announced all 12 WNBA teams and players are making their debut in NBA® 2K20, the next iteration of the top-rated and top-selling NBA video game simulation series of the past 18 years*. Available in Play Now and Season modes, fans of the franchise will be able to use female players for the first […]

Perfect Shooting for Johannès Leads Liberty Past Sparks, 83-7

In their last home game before All-Star break, the New York Liberty entered today’s matchup against the Los Angeles Sparks looking to snap a three-game losing streak. The team succeeded, defeated the Sparks 83-78 at the Westchester County Center, ending Los Angeles’ three-game winning streak.   Marine Johannès made her homecourt debut scoring a team-and […]

Liberty’s School Day Will Feature Anti-Bullying Speaker Aija Mayrock Tuesday vs. Sparks

The New York Liberty will host the Los Angeles Sparks for its annual School Day on Tuesday, June 4, at 11 a.m. This will be the team’s second regular season home game and the first year that School Day will be held at Westchester County Center. The Liberty’s annual School Day is one of the […]