Tag Archive | Women’s Basketball

Wings Top Liberty in Back-and-Forth Showdown, 83-77

The New York Liberty began a three-game road trip in Dallas against the Wings tonight, their third and final regular season matchup of the 2019 season, as the ladies battled to a tough 83-77 loss in Texas. Tina Charles led all scorers with 25 points on 40% (10-25) from the field and 66.7% (2-3) from […]

Career Night for Rebecca Allen Not Enough to Defeat Lynx, Liberty Come Up Short, 89-73

Wrapping up a two-game home stand, the New York Liberty hosted the Minnesota Lynx for the third and final time this regular season. Despite coming back from a 16-point deficit in the first half, New York ultimately fell to the Lynx at Westchester County Center, 89-73.   Minnesota won the tip to open the match […]

New York Liberty Shines Spotlight on Criminal Justice Reform for Women During UNITY Day Events

The New York Liberty put a spotlight on the mass incarceration of women, a significant issue that often doesn’t get a great deal of attention, during a series of events leading up to its third annual UNITY Day game Sunday, August 11 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn.   Liberty forward Tina Charles, appearing before a […]

Next-up in NBA 2K20: Make Way for the WNBA

2K today announced all 12 WNBA teams and players are making their debut in NBA® 2K20, the next iteration of the top-rated and top-selling NBA video game simulation series of the past 18 years*. Available in Play Now and Season modes, fans of the franchise will be able to use female players for the first […]

New York Liberty to Host Third Annual Unity Day Game on August 11 at Barclays Center

The New York Liberty, continuing its push for equality and social progress, will be hosting its third annual UNITY Day game at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center on August 11 as the team takes on the Seattle Storm at 3 p.m. ET. This year’s UNITY Day theme, titled Forgotten Behind Bars: Women’s Health Care, Family and Representation, […]

Perfect Shooting for Johannès Leads Liberty Past Sparks, 83-7

In their last home game before All-Star break, the New York Liberty entered today’s matchup against the Los Angeles Sparks looking to snap a three-game losing streak. The team succeeded, defeated the Sparks 83-78 at the Westchester County Center, ending Los Angeles’ three-game winning streak.   Marine Johannès made her homecourt debut scoring a team-and […]

Las Vegas’ Laimbeer and Washington’s Thibault Earn Spots as Head Coaches for AT&T WNBA All-Star 2019

Las Vegas Aces head coach Bill Laimbeer and Washington Mystics head coach Mike Thibault have earned spots as the head coaches for AT&T WNBA All-Star 2019.   Laimbeer and Thibault will be joined on the bench by their respective coaching staffs at the 16th WNBA All-Star Game, which will be played on Saturday, July 27 […]