Category Archives: New York Liberty

LIBERTY PUTS A “TWIST” ON SUN

The New York Liberty vs Connecticut Sun game was “the best of times, the worst of times.” The first two and half quarters was the worst of times for their offense. But

FURIOUS FOURTH BY LIBERTY HANDS ATLANTA FIRST LOSS

It was Dad’s and Daughter’s Game and with former Knicks Larry Johnson, Allan Houston, and Herb Williams, and current Knick J.R. Smith in attendance at the Prudential Center, the New York Liberty

NEW YORK LIBERTY BEAT CHAMPS & SEND MESSAGE TO LEAGUE

We learned a few things about The New York Liberty after three games of the 2013 WNBA season. For one, they are the ones to watch. Next, they are gritty. Third, they

LIBERTY SAVED BY THE BELL IN HOME OPENER

The Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey was the site of the home opener for the New York Liberty. There was :05 of a second left and the Liberty up by two

ATHLETE’S VOICES: PLENETTE PIERSON, EPISODE 1. OFF-SEASON RECAP

This is the DoubleGSports.com Athlete’s Voices column in which local star athletes provide guest posts updating their fans on what they have been up to. Today’s post is from the New York

SUN FALLS ON LIBERTY IN THE MOHEGAN

It was a glorious opening week for the WNBA.  Brittney Griner dunked twice in a game for the Mercury. Chicago’s Elena Delle Donne exploded for 22 points and showed a lot of

LIBERTY CLOSE OUT PRE-SEASON WITH WIN; CONFIDENT AS SEASON OPENER NEARS

The New York Liberty closed the pre-season with a victory over the Connecticut Sun 78-67 which could be seen as close to the blueprint for what they want to accomplish this season.

ATHLETE’S VOICES: ESSENCE CARSON, EPISODE 6. BACK TO NYC

Greetings from NYC! Within the past month I got a chance to do something special with my team in Istanbul. After being absent from the playoffs for almost a decade, we made it

BILL LAIMBEER ASSEMBLES HIS FINAL ROSTER FOR NEW YORK LIBERTY 2013 SEASON

The New York Liberty will be on the road against the Connecticut Sun in more preseason action. This will provide the opportunity for new coach Bill Laimbeer to see his new team in

KELSEY BONE READY FOR “REAL WORLD” BASKETBALL

The New York Liberty’ first round draft pick in 2013, Kelsey Bone, like most rookies understands there may be a transitional period before their games begin to translate to this level. The

WNBA 2013 Draft: New York Liberty Draft Five to Reinforce Core For Title Run

The 2013 WNBA draft took place last night, April 16 and as expected the first three teams picked as projected. The Phoenix Mercury selected Brittney Griner from Baylor. The 6-8 center from

Women’s History Month: A Q&A with New York Liberty’s Essence Carson

Much like an uninjured Knicks player these days, a humble, successful athlete is hard to find. The New York Liberty is lucky to have one in Essence Carson. In addition to playing