Tag Archive | Phoenix Mercury

Diana Taurasi Voted by Fans as WNBA’s Greatest Player of All Time

 The WNBA announced recently that Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi has been voted by fans as the league’s greatest of all time (GOAT).  The “Vote for the GOAT” platform was part of the WNBA’s celebration of its landmark 25th season.   Taurasi was announced as the greatest player in WNBA history today prior to Game 1 […]

New York Liberty fall to Phoenix, 80-64

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following New York Liberty Post Game Press Conference from 8/27. This was after the team’s 80-64 loss to the Phoenix Mercury. Video features thoughts from Head Coach Walt Hopkins along with stars of the game Betnijah Laney, Natasha Howard and Rebecca Allen On Friday night, the New York […]

Washington Mystics Sign Two Players

The Washington Mystics announced recently that they have signed center Megan Gustafson and guard Shatori Walker-Kimbrough to seven-day contracts. Gustafson (6-3, 195) was originally signed by Washington on June 21 after the Mystics were granted a hardship by the WNBA and was waived by the team on June 28. She appeared in three games with the Mystics this season, averaging 4.0 […]

1495 Sports TV Presents: New York Liberty Practice Report ~ 6/8

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following New York Liberty practice report from 6/8. Featuring stars Reshanda Gray and Betnijah Laney. The team will next be in action on June 13 as the team will be on the road to take on the Phoenix Mercury. The tip between the Liberty and the Mercury is […]

Tangerine Bank to Become First Foundational Partner of WNBA in Canada

The Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) recently announced Tangerine Bank as the league’s first Foundational Partner in Canada.  This multiyear partnership will see Tangerine present WNBA Tip-Off 2021, as the league’s landmark 25th season begins on Friday, May 14th, 2021. As the 12 WNBA teams tip off across the U.S., Tangerine Bank and the WNBA will […]

New York Liberty Announce 2021 Schedule

The New York Liberty have announced the 2021 regular season schedule, which tips off on Friday, May 14 at 7 p.m. ET against the Indiana Fever at Barclays Center. New York’s 25th anniversary schedule features 32 total games including 16 home games which will be played at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center. This will be the team’s first […]

USA Women Draw Japan, France, Nigeria for Olympic Preliminary Round Play

FIBA conducted the draw for the Tokyo Olympics Women’s Basketball competition virtually Tuesday from its headquarters in Mies, Switzerland, and the U.S. Olympic Women’s Basketball Team has been drawn into Group A alongside host Japan, France and Nigeria for the July 26-Aug. 2 preliminary round. Rounding out the 12-team field are Canada, Serbia, South Korea […]