Tag Archive | Staples Center

Liberty Offense stalls late against Sparks

The New York Liberty led the Los Angeles Sparks by as much as nine in the first half, and they entered the break with a six-point advantage. But the Sparks (19-13) would go on to outscore the Liberty (7-24) 36-22 in the second half as they pulled out a 74-66 victory at the Staples Center on […]

New York Liberty Start Western Trip in Los Angeles

In their final home game of the season, the New York Liberty (7-23) were defeated by the Atlanta Dream, 86-77. They close out their season with a four-game road trip out west, starting with a matchup against the Los Angeles Sparks (18-13) at the Staples Center, with tip scheduled for 10:30 p.m. and the game […]

Shorthanded Liberty Drop Final Home Game, 86-77

A Tina Charles basket to open the second half gave the New York Liberty a 50-37 lead over the East-leading Atlanta Dream. However, the Dream (22-10) responded with 21 unanswered points, propelling them to an 86-77 victory. The Liberty (7-23) had just eight players available for the matchup; Shavonte Zellous, Epiphanny Prince, Marissa Coleman, and […]

New York Liberty Primed for Second Home Matchup Versus Phoenix

The New York Liberty (4-8) turned in their lowest-scoring performance of the season against the league’s leading Los Angeles Sparks on Sunday, losing 80-54 at the Staples Center. They will look for more success against another Western Conference foe when they host the Phoenix Mercury (10-5) on Tuesday at the Westchester County Center.   QUICK HITS […]

New York Liberty Offense Sputters in Los Angeles

The New York Liberty trailed the Los Angeles Sparks by just two points midway through the second quarter. However, an 18-4 run to end the half gave the Sparks (10-3) a double-digit led they would protect until the final buzzer sounded, 80-54, Sunday evening at the Staples Center.   New York Liberty Head Coach Katie […]

Islanders v Ducks 12/9/13

Here are some notes as the New York Islanders (8-17-5) who are on the road getting ready to take on the Anaheim Ducks (20-7-5) in NHL action on Monday night. LAST GAME: 12/7/13: NYI 0 at LAK 3 Anze Kopitar broke a scoreless tie midway through the second period and the Los Angeles Kings defeated […]