With one minute and 32 seconds left in what would turn out to be the Liberty’s most impressive win of the season, a 96-80 knockout of the Eastern Conference-leading Connecticut Sun on July 19th at The Garden, all five New York starters were on the bench, a smile on their faces. Such a sight seemed […]
It is common practice for many NBA teams and some WNBA for rookies to carry the veteran’s bags. And fetch their post-game meals. And make sure the team plane or bus is fully stocked with the player’s favorite snack. When Mason Plumlee was the only rookie on a Brooklyn Nets team that featured vets such […]
Liberty 85, Mystics 55
The Liberty get back on track with a blowout win over the Mystics at The Garden.
It is a brutally hot Thursday morning, the kind of summer swelter that feels as if a damp washcloth is covering one’s face. The macadam at the Liberty’s practice facility seems to shimmer, the waves of heat rising up like an apparition from perdition. Tina Charles, about 90 minutes before the team is scheduled to […]