Tag Archive | New York Liberty vs Connecticut Sun

Sun Pull Away Late Against Liberty, 92-77

The New York Liberty overcame multiple double-digit deficits in their matchup against the Connecticut Sun, briefly taking a lead on each occasion.  However, the Sun (15-12) worked up an insurmountable fourth-quarter lead and the Liberty (7-19) fell, 92-77, at the Mohegan Sun Arena on Wednesday night.   The Liberty began the second half on a […]

New York Liberty to face Sun in First Game Back from Break

The New York Liberty (7-18)  dropped a nail-biter to the Minnesota Lynx in their last game before the All-Star break. Having lost its last four, it will to piece together a win streak, beginning at Connecticut Sun (14-12) , in a pursuit of a playoff berth.   QUICK HITS   Tina Charles’ 20.2 points per […]

Shavonte Zellous and Liberty Stun Sun at Buzzer, 79-76

After falling at the buzzer against the Connecticut Sun earlier this season, the New York Liberty used a crucial defensive stop and a Shavonte Zellous triple with time expiring to secure a 79-76 victory at Mohegan Sun Arena on Wednesday afternoon.   The Liberty (6-14) trailed by three with under 30 seconds to play before […]

New York Liberty Travel to Connecticut for Matinee Matchup

The New York Liberty (5-14) never held a lead against the Dallas Wings on Sunday, falling at home, 97-87. They will look for more success on Wednesday against their conference rival, the Connecticut Sun (10-9). QUICK HITS Tina Charles’ 20.1 points per game rank six in the league (as of 7/10), and she is one […]

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 […]