Tag Archive | Phoenix Mercury

Las Vegas Aces Dearica Hamby Named the 2020 WNBA Sixth Woman of the Year

Las Vegas Aces forward Dearica Hamby has been named the 2020 WNBA Sixth Woman of the Year, the WNBA announced recently. Hamby has been selected as the league’s top reserve for the second season in a row. She is the third player to win the award in back-to-back seasons, joining Allie Quigley (2014 and 2015) […]

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 […]

Liberty Drop Tough 83-67 Decision to Mercury

New York Liberty Head Coach Walt Hopkins, along with stars Joyner Holmes and Layshia Clarendon share these thoughts after the team’s 83-67 loss to the Phoenix Mercury in WNBA action on 9/5 The Liberty (2-16) fell to the Mercury (12-7), 83-67, on Saturday night. Phoenix led by as many as 18 on the night, finishing […]

New York Liberty Hope Second Time is a Charm Against the Mercury

The New York Liberty (2-15) are hoping the second time is a charm, as they continue to grow and evolve as a team with a game against the Phoenix Mercury (11-7) in WNBA action on Saturday. Here are some news and notes for fans to enjoy: The New York Liberty (2-15) fell to the Atlanta […]

Rough Thursday Night for Liberty in 62-56 loss to Dream

VIDEO: New York Liberty Head Coach Walt Hopkins along with stars Leaonna Odom and Kia Nurse share these thoughts after the team’s 62-56 loss to the Atlanta Dream in WNBA action on 9/3. The New York Liberty (2-15) were outlasted by the Atlanta Dream (5-13) 62-56 on Thursday evening, losing a defensive showdown that saw […]

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 […]

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 […]