Tag Archive | New York Liberty

New York Liberty Cruise to Victory over Sky, 107-84

Coming off a thrilling victory at the buzzer against the Connecticut Sun on Wednesday, the New York Liberty (7-14) carried its momentum into Sunday, to rout the visiting Chicago Sky, 107-84, at the Westchester County Center.   After a first half of action the featured 100 combined points, the Sky (7-14) trailed by just six […]

New York Liberty Set For Fourth Meeting With Sky

The New York Liberty (6-14) nabbed a much-needed victory on Wednesday, beating the Connecticut Sun with a three at the buzzer. They will look to make it two in a row when they host the Chicago Sky (7-14) on Sunday afternoon.   QUICK HITS   Tina Charles’ 20.1 points per game rank fourth in the league […]

Rookie Diary: The Transition by Kia Nurse

With the tenth pick in the 2018 WNBA draft, the New York Liberty selected University of Connecticut’s two-time national champion Kia Nurse. Since transitioning to the WNBA, the rookie guard and Ontario native hasn’t wasted time putting her talents to work. The instant fan favorite is a consistent threat anywhere on the perimeter and a […]

Tina Charles Named Winner of 2018 Mannie Jackson- Basketball’s Human Spirit Award

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced from NBA Summer League in Las Vegas the winners of the 2018 Mannie Jackson – Basketball’s Human Spirit Award, Wednesday evening. Among this year’s esteemed class is five-time WNBA All-Star, education and heart health activist Tina Charles-recognized for her admirable humanitarian efforts off the hardwood.   Puerto […]

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 […]

Washington Delle Donne, Las Vegas’ Wilson Named WNBA Players of the Week

Elena Delle Donne of the Washington Mystics and A’ja Wilson of the Las Vegas Aces were named the WNBA’s Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week on July 9, respectively, for games played July 2-8.   Delle Donne averaged an East-leading 20.3 points, tied for ninth in the conference in rebounds (5.7 rpg) and […]

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 […]