Tag Archive | Women’s Basketball

Defense one of the keys for the Washington Mystics in 78-73 victory over Atlanta

It was a close one for the Washington Mystics, but ultimately the ladies were able to earn a 78-73 victory over the Atlanta Dream in WNBA Action on 5/20/2022. One of the keys to the team’s victory was that of the stellar defensive play by Alysha Clark, who had some big moments during the course […]

New York Liberty edge out Connecticut for First win of 2022 Season

The New York Liberty opened up the 2022 WNBA Season on with a close 81-79 victory over the Connecticut Sun at the Barclays Center on Saturday, With the victory New York was able to snap a nine-game losing streak against Connecticut, as the last victory for the Liberty against the Sun was on July 11, […]

1495 Sports TV Presents: New York Liberty Press Conference~ 4/21/2022

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following New York Liberty Press Conference featuring thoughts from  Sami Whitcomb, DiDi Richards and Michaela Onyenwere For more information on the New York Liberty fans are encouraged to click on the link seen here: https://liberty.wnba.com/

2022 WNBA Draft a success as stars of the Future Selected

 Two-time SEC Player of the Year Rhyne Howard of Kentucky tonight was selected by the Atlanta Dream with the first overall pick of WNBA Draft 2022 presented by State Farm®, which returned to an in-person event for the first time since 2019 and was held at the acclaimed Spring Studios, located in the Tribeca section of New York. […]

Washington Mystics Acquire Multiple Draft Picks in Trade with Atlanta Dream

Washington Mystics General Manager and Head Coach Mike Thibault announced recently that the team has acquired the third and 14th overall picks in the 2022 WNBA Draft from the Atlanta Dream in exchange for the first overall pick in this year’s WNBA Draft. Washington will also have the right to swap their first-round pick with the […]

Three Top Women’s Basketball Prospects to attend 2022 WNBA Draft Presented by State Farm

Ole Miss center Shakira Austin, Kentucky guard Rhyne Howard and Baylor forward NaLyssa Smith headline the list of 12 prospects who will attend WNBA Draft 2022 presented by State Farm® on Monday, April 11. WNBA Commissioner Cathy Engelbert will announce the first-round draft picks live on ESPN with exclusive coverage beginning at 7 p.m. ET.  The draft will also be available […]

Washington Mystics Announce 2022 Preaseason Schedule

The Washington Mystics have announced today the team’s two-game 2022 preseason schedule, which features one home game at the Entertainment & Sports Arena. The Mystics will open up their preseason at Atlanta on April 24 for a showdown against the Dream with tipoff slated for 3:00 p.m. Washington will then return home for a tilt […]