Tag Archive | Minnesota Lynx

Maya Moore Honored with USOPC’s Jack Kelly Fair Play Award

In recognition of her selfless act to defer her athletic career to pursue criminal justice reform, two-time Olympic and two-time FIBA World Cup gold medalist Maya Moore has been named as the recipient of the United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee’s 2020 Jack Kelly Fair Play Award. The Jack Kelly Fair Play Award, established in […]

WNBA Trio Earn 2020 Peak Performer Awards

Dallas Wings guard Arike Ogunbowale, Los Angeles Sparks forward/center Candace Parker and Chicago Sky guard Courtney Vandersloot have won the 2020 WNBA Peak Performer Awards in scoring, rebounding and assists, respectively, the WNBA announced today. The WNBA presents the Peak Performer Awards annually to the players who lead the league in each of those categories […]

New York Liberty Join “Unite the Vote” Voter Registration Challenge Organized by Washington Mystics

The New York Liberty announced it will join eight fellow Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) teams in launching, “Unite the Vote,” an effort for each team to register as many voters as possible in the month between August 18 – September 18, 2020. The friendly competition, organized by the Washington Mystics, is in partnership with […]

New York Liberty Struggles Continue with 94-64 loss to Lynx

VIDEO: New York Liberty Head Coach Walt Hopkins along with stars Kylee Shook and Jazmine Jones share these thoughts after the team’s 94-64 loss to the Minnesota Lynx in WNBA action on 8/15   The New York Liberty (1-9) fell to the Minnesota Lynx (7-3), 94-64, on Saturday night. The Liberty shot  81.8% (18-22) from […]

Spirit Join Kings-led Voter Registration Coalition “Rally the Vote”

The Washington Spirit joined “Rally the Vote,” a 20-team, nonpartisan coalition made up of professional sports franchises across the NBA, NFL, MLB, MLS, WNBA and NWSL. Launched by the Sacramento Kings, Rally the Vote is focused on encouraging fans to get in the game and make their voice heard by registering to vote and participating […]

Liberty Set to Face Reigning WNBA Champs Mystics

The New York Liberty (0-5) have been tested so far going up against some of the best teams in the league, now it is time to see how they fare against the reigning WNBA Champions the Washington Mystics (3-2) in women’s basketball action tonight (8/7) New York has been seeing some huge improvements as a […]

The Grind Continues for Liberty in Tough 92-66 loss to the Lynx

VIDEO: New York Liberty Head Coach Walt Hopkins along with players Leaonna Odom and Amanda Zahui B share these thoughts after the team’s 92-66 loss to the Minnesota Lynx in Wednesday Night WNBA action. Playing in the WNBA is not an easy task, it takes a while to get used to the speed of the […]