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Bill Laimbeer (right) is returning to the New York Liberty as head coach. (Jesse D. Garrabrant/Getty Images)
By Luis Vazquez On Thursday, January 8th, 2015
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Bill Laimbeer: The Return of the King

Bill Laimbeer (right) is returning to the New York Liberty as head coach. (Jesse D. Garrabrant/Getty Images)   It seemed that when the New York Liberty decided not to resign Bill Laimbeer as coach of the New More...

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By Gregg Snyder On Friday, September 12th, 2014
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New York Liberty center Tina Charles Named to 2014 All-WNBA Second Team

(Via NYCGO.com) NEW YORK, NY – September 11, 2014 – New York Liberty center Tina Charles was named to the 2014 All-WNBA Second Team, the WNBA announced today. Charles earned her fifth-straight All-WNBA honor More...

Plenette Pierson takes a free throw attempt. (Rah Felisbret)
By Luis Vazquez On Tuesday, August 19th, 2014
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Liberty Sends Appreciation With Win In Season Finale

Plenette Pierson takes a free throw attempt. (Rah Felisbret) The New York Liberty closed out the 2014 WNBA campaign with a win on Fan Appreciation Day over the Indiana Fever 73-61 at Madison Square Garden. Tina More...

Katie Douglas (No. 23) is headed to the 2014 WNBA All-Star Game.  (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)
By Gregg Snyder On Wednesday, July 16th, 2014
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Liberty, Sun, Each Send Two To WNBA All-Star Game

Katie Douglas (No. 23) is headed to the 2014 WNBA All-Star Game. (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images) The two WNBA teams in the tri-state area (New York Liberty and Connecticut Sun) will each have two More...

Tina Charles takes a shot in a game against Minnesota. (Photo by Marlene Amaya-Vazquez)
By Luis Vazquez On Monday, July 7th, 2014
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Superstar Duel Goes to Liberty

It was a showcase game between the New York Liberty and defending WNBA Champions, Minnesota Lynx (13-6). It was the “Hoops for Troops” game and a large crowd was present at Madison Square Garden to witness More...

By Guest On Wednesday, December 11th, 2013
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NY Liberty Secure Fourth Pick In 2014 WNBA Draft Lottery

(Image via WNBA.com) SECAUCUS, N.J. (Dec. 10, 2013) – The Connecticut Sun won the 13th annual WNBA Draft Lottery and earned the top pick in the 2014 WNBA Draft presented by State Farm, the league announced today. More...

By Guest On Tuesday, November 12th, 2013
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Athlete’s Voices: Essence Carson, Episode 7. Ups and Downs Of Past Few Months

Essence Carson (Photo used with permission)   Wow, so it’s been a while since I’ve been here. Within the past months I’ve torn my acl, wrapped up an album, and performed at my listening session. More...

By Luis Vazquez On Sunday, July 21st, 2013
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NY Liberty fall to the Sky

Bill Laimbeer has had his fill of challenges when it comes to playing in Chicago. Despite excellent performances from Cappie Pondexter and Plenette Pierson, and an inspired effort from Kara Braxton, the Sky pulled More...

By Shannon Hovan On Thursday, July 11th, 2013
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WNBA: Best 10. What The All-Star Teams Should Be

Angel McCoughtry is the defending WNBA Player of the Month and a frontrunner for league MVP. Veterans and newcomers-alike, have fallen victim to the injury plague that has swept the WNBA this season. Stars like More...

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...

By Shannon Hovan On Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013
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LaChina Weighs In: WNBA Analyst Talks Mid-Season News, Topics

With the WNBA All-Star break coming up in late July, I chatted with WNBA Analyst LaChina Robinson about the season thus far: impressive rookies, injury woes, sleeper teams and why the Tulsa Shock will make the playoffs. Delle More...

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...