Tag archive for ‘Basketball’
Liberty guard Anna Cruz
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By Luis Vazquez On Saturday, August 9th, 2014
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Liberty Beat Sun, Latin-Style

Madison Square Garden was home sweet home again. It was “NocheLatina” night for the New York Liberty as they overcame a horrible first half of shooting to fight to a 71-66 win over the Connecticut More...

Dontrelle Willis
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By Hayley Tafuro On Monday, July 21st, 2014
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Connecticut Sports Round-Up

As this week kicks off, let’s take a look at what happened last week with our Connecticut sports teams. Bridgeport Bluefish: It was a quiet week for the ‘Fish who got to enjoy three days off after going nonstop More...

Alex Montgomery shoots a jumper
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By Luis Vazquez On Friday, July 18th, 2014
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KID POWER FUELS LIBERTY WIN OVER ATLANTA

It was a playoff atmosphere yesterday afternoon for the New York Liberty – Atlanta Dream game at Madison Square Garden. The invitation of many community organizations to attend the game gave the Garden a big More...

Akron players Anthony Gallas (left) and Alex Lavisky (right) talk about the return of LeBron James to Cleveland. Photo by: Matt Kardos
By Matt Kardos On Saturday, July 12th, 2014
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Akron Baseball Players Welcome Home LeBron

(Trenton) – The city of Cleveland emerged victorious in the biggest sweepstakes in sports history on Friday. LeBron James announced via an op-ed piece on SI.com that he was returning home to his native city More...

Carmelo Anthony
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By Michael Schepp On Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
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The Waiting Game Continues for the New York Knicks

The New York Knicks were expecting an answer from free agent Carmelo Anthony regarding a decision on his possible return to the Knicks next season with a max contract offer. As Carmelo continues to wait to make More...

Kurt Rambis
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By Michael Schepp On Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
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WELCOME ABOARD, KURT RAMBIS

With a lot of free agent signings and plenty of moves still on the way this offseason for the New York Knicks, Kurt Rambis has joined the coaching staff to be Derek Fisher’s right hand man. Kurt RambisPhoto Credit: More...

Andrew Wiggins (Getty Images)
By James DeRosa Jr. On Thursday, June 26th, 2014
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Top Ten NBA Mock Draft

Cleveland Cavaliers – Andrew Wiggins, SF, Kansas Now, just because I think Wiggins is the pick, doesn’t mean that I think he will be playing in Cleveland come next season. I still think that if the Cavs do More...

Dream's #35 Angel McCoughtry 
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By Luis Vazquez On Monday, June 23rd, 2014
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ANGEL HITS FOR 33, BUT LIBERTY UNITES TO STOP THE DREAM

It was Dad’s and Daughter’s gameday at Madison Square Garden in New York. The Liberty, losers of five straight, three on their recent roadtrip and seeing another released player, Toni Young, were soul More...

Tina Charles
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By Luis Vazquez On Saturday, June 7th, 2014
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New York Liberty Loses Third Straight

The pre-game warmups said a lot. The San Antonio Stars looked confident, but purposeful.  The New York Liberty, coming off of two straight losses on the road, seemed, in retrospect, too happy. The result was a More...

NY Liberty's Sugar Rodgers
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By Luis Vazquez On Saturday, May 31st, 2014
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LIBERTY VICTORY OVER STORM: SWEET AS SUGAR

The New York Liberty scored their first home win since their return to Madison Square Garden, 70-64, over Sue Bird (21 points) and the Seattle Storm (1-4), last night and evened their ledger at 2-2. Cappie Pondexter More...

Paul Pierce
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By Sean Flattery On Sunday, May 4th, 2014
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Paul Pierce Needs to Show Fans Again Why He’s Here

“That’s why they got me here” is the quote fans saw mouthed via replay after Paul Pierce made one of his clutch shots in the series opener.  Well, it’s almost time for Game 7 and fans would love more of More...

Shaun Livingston
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By Sean Flattery On Friday, April 18th, 2014
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Playoff Preview: Lowry and DeRozan Should be the Focus of Nets Defense

The Nets and Raptors start their best of seven series Saturday afternoon at 12:30 in Toronto’s Air Canada Centre.  Toronto is coming off of a franchise record, a 48 win season, and looking to win their first More...