Tag Archive | Teresa Weatherspoon

Teresa Weatherspoon To Be Inducted Into Naismith Memorial Hall Of Fame

 New York Liberty director of player and franchise development Teresa Weatherspoon will be inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, it was announced by the organization on Saturday. Weatherspoon will be inducted into the Hall of Fame at the group’s enshrinement weekend on September 5-7, 2019 in Springfield, Mass. She is joined in […]

New York Liberty Announces Sale of the Team to Joe Tsai

The WNBA and NBA Board of Governors have unanimously approved the purchase of the New York Liberty by an entity owned by Joe Tsai and his family, WNBA Interim President Mark Tatum announced today. Mr. Tsai is 49% minority owner and alternate Governor of the Brooklyn Nets. “We are fortunate to welcome Joe Tsai to […]

New York Liberty Finish Season in Phoenix

The New York Liberty (7-26) gave the Seattle Storm a battle on Friday evening, but the Storm ultimately pulled out an 85-77 victory. The Liberty will look to end their season on a high note when they face the Phoenix Mercury (19-14) on Sunday at the Talking Stick Resort Arena, with the tip scheduled for 6:00 p.m.   QUICK HITS […]

New York Liberty cannot Weather the Storm, Fall 85-77

A 12-0 run midway through the first quarter helped the Seattle Storm build a 16-point advantage over the New York Liberty in the third matchup between the two teams. The Liberty (7-26) battled back to briefly seize the lead in the third quarter, but the Storm (25-8) thwarted the comeback attempt with an 85-77 victory […]

Rookie Diary: The Journey 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 […]

MSG Networks Announces 2018 New York Liberty Telecast Schedule

MSG Networks (NYSE: MSGN) and the WNBA’s New York Liberty announced today the official telecast schedule for the upcoming 2018 season. MSG Networks (MSG or MSG+) will televise 32 of the team’s 34 regular season games, providing Liberty fans with extensive coverage of the team throughout the season.   This Sunday (May 20) at 7:00pm, […]

New York Liberty Announce Additions to Basketball Staff

The New York Liberty announced on Thursday that the team has named  Herb Williams and Katie Smith assistant coaches, and Teresa Weatherspoon director of player development. Per team policy, terms of the deals will not be disclosed. “In her first season, Katie showed that she has the leadership and communication skills required to be an excellent coach, and I expect her […]