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By Luis Vazquez On Friday, May 9th, 2014
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Liberty Lose Kamiko And Other Setbacks

(Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images) The New York Liberty suddenly are very short at point guard. The team waived Jerica Coley, a rookie guard recently. They are without the services of Leilani Mitchell, More...

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By Luis Vazquez On Monday, July 8th, 2013
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NY Liberty: Are We There Yet? Team Returns Home after Splitting Four Game Road Trip

(Photo via NYLiberty.com) The New York Liberty went into the ten day, four city, roadtrip knowing that 3-1 was preferable, but after a loss to Chicago in the first stopover, that suddenly got revised to 2-2. The More...

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By Luis Vazquez On Thursday, June 27th, 2013
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LIBERTY STARTS WELL IN LOSS IN THE WINDY CITY

(Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images) The New York Liberty started the first of four consecutive road games over the next ten days in with unwanted outcome. The Chicago Sky (6-3), behind Elena Della-Donne More...

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By Luis Vazquez On Monday, June 24th, 2013
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LIBERTY HOME STREAK SNAPPED BY SAN ANTONIO

Photo courtesy of Marlene Amaya-Vazquez. The good fortune that the New York Liberty established at home to start the season was deflated as the San Antonio Silver Stars, led by Danielle Robinson’s 18 points and More...

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By Luis Vazquez On Wednesday, May 29th, 2013
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SUN FALLS ON LIBERTY IN THE MOHEGAN

Connecticut Sun’s Mistie Bass, right, strips the ball from New York Liberty’s Kelsey Bone. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill) It was a glorious opening week for the WNBA.  Brittney Griner dunked twice in a game More...

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By Darius Amos On Thursday, September 22nd, 2011
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Liberty report card: Grades slip after sub-par second half

The offseason will be a long one for the Liberty players and their die-hard fans, and the pain of the disappointing postseason series loss is probably still fresh in their minds. But for many of us, most of the More...

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By Darius Amos On Tuesday, September 20th, 2011
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Liberty Begins Long Offseason After Early Playoff Exit

The one constant through the 2011 season and throughout the past two seasons has been Cappie Pondexter. Clearly one of, if not the best guard in the WNBA, Pondexter was all but lights out for the Liberty heading More...

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By Darius Amos On Saturday, September 17th, 2011
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Liberty face do-or-die scenario tonight

There was no getting around it: the Liberty had to go on the road and steal a game if they were to have a shot at winning its first round series against Indiana. That tenet still holds true, but the twist is that More...

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By Darius Amos On Sunday, August 14th, 2011
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Team’s pulse fades during Liberty losses

A funny thing happened to me at the gym this morning. With my iPod set on shuffle, Kanye West’s “All of the Lights” pumped through the headphones just as I hit the 25-minute mark on the treadmill. Fantastic! More...

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By Darius Amos On Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011
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Liberty Mulls Over Options As Trade Deadline Looms

We saw the madness just last week in baseball. The NBA was in a frenzy when the date approached this past winter. So what ramifications does the trade deadline bring to teams in the WNBA? As I’m slowly learning, More...

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By Darius Amos On Sunday, July 24th, 2011
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New York Liberty Make The Grade In First Half

It’s been a half of adjustments, perseverance and good fortune for the Liberty, who enter the All-Star break in third place in the Eastern Conference with a 9-7 record. It’s just about where they should be, More...

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By Darius Amos On Tuesday, July 19th, 2011
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Liberty Guards Can’t Miss The Point

The Liberty are 9-6 and sitting pretty in third place, mere percentage points behind Connecticut and just one game behind East-leading Indiana heading into Tuesday night’s game. The ladies stomped over Tulsa on More...