Tag Archive | Women’s Basketball

Diana Taurasi Voted by Fans as WNBA’s Greatest Player of All Time

 The WNBA announced recently that Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi has been voted by fans as the league’s greatest of all time (GOAT).  The “Vote for the GOAT” platform was part of the WNBA’s celebration of its landmark 25th season.   Taurasi was announced as the greatest player in WNBA history today prior to Game 1 […]

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 to Induct Crystal Robinson into Ring of Honor

As part of the team’s 25th Anniversary season, the New York Liberty will induct Crystal Robinson into its Ring of Honor during halftime of the Sunday, August 22 game versus the Los Angeles Sparks. The game will tip-off at 2 p.m. ET on YES Network. The New York Liberty Ring of Honor, which debuted in 2011 […]

1495 Sports TV Presents: New York Liberty Practice Report~7/8

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following New York Liberty Practice report from 7/8 . Featuring thoughts from Kylee Shook and Neah Odom. The New York Liberty will be taking on the Indiana Fever on July 9, in a game that is scheduled for 7:00 p.m. For more information on the New York Liberty […]

Washington Mystics Sign Two Players

The Washington Mystics announced recently that they have signed center Megan Gustafson and guard Shatori Walker-Kimbrough to seven-day contracts. Gustafson (6-3, 195) was originally signed by Washington on June 21 after the Mystics were granted a hardship by the WNBA and was waived by the team on June 28. She appeared in three games with the Mystics this season, averaging 4.0 […]

New York Liberty regain winning ways against Atlanta, 101-78

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following Post Game Press Conference, featuring thoughts from Head Coach Walt Hopkins along with stars Sami Whitcomb, Betnijah Laney and Michaela Onyenwere. In the first matchup of a two-game set in the Peach State, the New York Liberty (8-8) overpowered the Atlanta Dream (5-9), 101-78, the team’s largest margin […]

Washington Mystics fall to Dallas Wings, 85-74

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following Post Game Press Conference, featuring thoughts from Mystics Head Coach Mike Thibault along with stars Tina Charles, Ariel Atkins and Shavonte Zellous The Washington Mystics (7-8) tough stretch continued, as the team saw an 85-74 loss to the Dallas Wings in WNBA action on Saturday. Washington was […]