Tag Archive | Walt Hopkins

New York Liberty’s Michaela Onyenwere named 2021 Kia WNBA Rookie of the Year

The WNBA announced recently that New York Liberty forward Michaela Onyenwere has been selected as the 2021 Kia Rookie of the Year by a national panel of sportswriters and broadcasters. Onyenwere, named on 47 out of 49 ballots, is the Liberty’s first rookie to win the award. Liberty guard/forward DiDi Richards and Atlanta Dream guard Aari McDonald also […]

New York Liberty fall to Minnesota Lynx, 74-66

1495Sports is proud to bring the following New York Liberty Post Game Press Conference. This video is after the teams 74-66 loss to the Minnesota Lynx in Minnesota. Featuring thoughts from Head Coach Walt Hopkins, to go along with stars of the game Sabrina Ionescu, Michaela Onyenwere and Natasha Howard On Tuesday night, the New […]

New York Liberty get Burned by the Sun,

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following Post Game Press Conference featuring Head Coach Walt Hopkins along with stars Kylee Shook, Jazmine Jones and Michaela Onyenwere The New York Liberty (10-11) lost their final game before Olympic break to the Connecticut Sun (14-6), 54-71. There were two lead changes and one tie in the […]

New York Liberty Edge out Wings, 99-96

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following New York Liberty Post Game Press Conference from 7/5. Featuring thoughts from Walt Hopkins along with stars Sami Whitcomb, Betnijah Laney and Sabrina Ionescu. The New York Liberty (10-9) are now on their first 2-0 winning streak since May after defeating the Dallas Wings (9-10), 99-96. Tonight, […]

New York Liberty fall to Chicago, 91-68

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following Post Game Press Conference Video. Featuring thoughts from Head Coach Walt Hopkins, Sami Whitcomb and Kylee Shook In the team’s seventh annual PRIDE game, the New York Liberty (7-8) dropped to the Chicago Sky (9-7), 91-68. Chicago led by as many as 30 points in the contest, and […]

New York Liberty fall to Chicago, 92-72

1495Sports is proud to bring the following New York Liberty Post Game Press Conference from 6/22. Featuring thoughts from Head Coach Walt Hopkins along with stars Sami Whitcomb and Betnijah Laney In the team’s first-ever Juneteenth theme night game, the New York Liberty (7-7) were defeated by the visiting Chicago Sky (8-7), 92-72. Chicago led […]

New York Liberty trumped by Aces for Second Time, 103-76.

The New York Liberty (6-6) closed out their regular season series against the Las Vegas Aces (10-3), falling 103-76. New York finished on 31.3% (26-83) shooting from the field, 26.3% (10-38) from beyond the arc and 73.7% (14-19) at the free throw line. 1495 Sports is proud to bring the following Post Game Video Press Conference, […]