Tag Archive | Women’s National Basketball Association

New York Liberty Jazmine Jones Named to WNBA’s 2020 All-Rookie Team

The Women’s National Basketball Association announced that New York Liberty guard, Jazmine Jones, has been selected to the 2020 All-Rookie Team in part of the league-wide postseason awards. Jones is now the fifth rookie in franchise history to receive the honor, and the first since Brittany Boyd and Kiah Stokes in 2015. “I am beyond […]

Las Vegas Aces Dearica Hamby Named the 2020 WNBA Sixth Woman of the Year

Las Vegas Aces forward Dearica Hamby has been named the 2020 WNBA Sixth Woman of the Year, the WNBA announced recently. Hamby has been selected as the league’s top reserve for the second season in a row. She is the third player to win the award in back-to-back seasons, joining Allie Quigley (2014 and 2015) […]

Liberty look to Block the Sun in WNBA Action on Tuesday

VIDEO: New York Liberty stars Jazmine Jones and Kylee Shook share these thoughts with journalist in a press conference held by the team on 8/31 The New York Liberty (2-13) look to block out the Connecticut Sun (7-9) in WNBA action on Tuesday Night. New York looks to continue to be one of those really […]

Emotional Game for Liberty in 80-63 loss to Aces

VIDEO: New York Liberty Head Coach Walt Hopkins along with stars Paris Kea and Amanda Zahui B share these thoughts after the team’s 80-63 loss to the Las Vegas Aces in WNBA action on 8/29 The Liberty (2-13) fell to the Aces (12-3), 80-63, on Saturday afternoon after a hard-fought three quarters. New York has […]

Liberty Earn Second Victory in 101-99 thriller over the Sky

VIDEO: New York Liberty Head Coach Walt Hopkins along with stars Amanda Zahui B and Layshia Clarendon share these thoughts after the team’s 101-99 victory over the Chicago Sky in WNBA action on 8/25. Despite going down as many as 16 points in the first half, New York fought back to earn its second victory […]

New York Liberty to Host Fourth Annual Unity Day Game Dedicated to Social Justice

Continuing its ongoing push for equality and social justice, the New York Liberty will host its fourth annual Unity Day game in Bradenton, Florida on Thursday, August 27 as the team takes on the Dallas Wings at 8 p.m. ET live on YES Network, CBSSN and FSGO. The Liberty’s UNITY platform was initiated by players […]

WNBA Tips Off Fit Week

WNBA FIT Week tips off today and runs through Aug. 31 as part of WNBA FIT, the league’s comprehensive health and wellness platform that encourages living a healthy lifestyle. Throughout the week, the league will engage teams, players, partners and community organizations to highlight the importance of leading an active and healthy life while following […]