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Tina Charles’ Double-Double Not Enough to Lift Liberty Over Fever

The Indiana Fever visited New York for its fourth and final matchup against the Liberty this season. In the Liberty’s final home game of 2019, the team lost to Indiana, 86-81, despite leading for three quarters.   Tina Charles led New York with 19 points and 11 rebounds, her eighth double-double of the season. She […]

Connecticut’s Jasmine Thomas Recieves August WNBA Cares Community Assist Award Presented by State Farm

Connecticut Sun guard Jasmine Thomas has received the August WNBA Cares Community Assist Award presented by State Farm for her efforts with the WNBA’s Breast Health Awareness (BHA) initiative.   Thomas is a passionate supporter of the WNBA’s BHA program and helped lead the charge for the Sun’s Rock the Pink Weekend in August. When […]

Career Nights for Han Xu and Marine Johannés Not Enough to Get Liberty Past Sun

The Connecticut Sun traveled to New York to face the Liberty for their final matchup of the season. In a back-and-forth match, Connecticut won, 94-84.   Marine Johannés led the Liberty in scoring with a career-high 21 points on 51.7% shooting from the field and 50% from beyond the arc (4-8).   In the first […]

Washington’s Natasha Cloud Earns Dawn Stanley Community Leadership Award

Washington Mystics guard Natasha Cloud has earned the Dawn Staley Community Leadership Award for outstanding efforts in the community throughout the 2018 season and most recent offseason, the WNBA announced today. The award, which is named in honor of WNBA legend and Hall of Famer Dawn Staley, annually recognizes a player who reflects Staley’s spirit, […]

Kia Nurse Scored 24 in Liberty Loss to Mystics

For the first time this season, the New York Liberty traveled to Washington, DC for a matchup against the Mystics in the new Sports and Entertainment Arena. The Liberty were defeated in the matinee game, 101-72.   Kia Nurse led the Liberty with a game-high 24 points on 40% (8-20) shooting from the field and […]

New York Liberty Partners with White Plains Hospital for 2019 Breast Health Awareness Night

The New York Liberty is teaming up with White Plains Hospital to help raise awareness and inspire others in the fight against breast cancer during this year’s Breast Health Awareness Night on Friday, August 23 at the Westchester County Center. The Liberty will host the Atlanta Dream with tip-off set for 7:30 p.m. ET. As […]

Liberty Maintain Lead to Defeat Fever, 82-76

The New York Liberty returned to Bankers Life Fieldhouse to complete its three-game road trip in Indianapolis against the Fever. New York defeated the Fever, snapping an eight-game losing streak in an 82-76 decision.   Leading the Liberty, Tina Charles scored 23 points on 40% (10-25) shooting from the field.   A 6-0 run by […]