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Liberty keep alive playoff hopes with 91-80 win over Mystics

Sep. 17, 2021 21:03 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Natasha Howard scored 24 points, Sabrina Ionescu added 22 and the New York Liberty keep alive their playoff hopes with a 91-80 victory over the Washington Mystics on Friday night. The Liberty (12-20) need Washington to lose to Minnesota on Sunday and...

Stewart keys late Seattle rally, Storm beat Liberty 85-75

Sep. 03, 2021 01:03 AM EDT

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Breanna Stewart scored 33 points and the Seattle Storm pulled away to beat the New York Liberty 85-75 on Thursday night. The Storm (19-10) ended a three-game losing streak to improve to 3-5 since the Commissioner's Cup final. ...

Skylar Diggins-Smith helps Mercury beat Liberty 80-64

Aug. 27, 2021 22:49 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Skylar Diggins-Smith has been on a tear since helping the U.S. win the gold medal at the Olympics. Diggins-Smith scored 27 points, Diana Taurasi added 19 and the short-handed Phoenix Mercury beat the New York Liberty 80-64 on Friday night. ...

Wheeler, Sykes help Sparks hold off Liberty for 86-83 win

Aug. 22, 2021 17:10 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Erica Wheeler scored 17 points and Brittney Sykes made two defensive stops in the closing seconds to help the Los Angeles Sparks beat the New York Liberty 86-83 on Sunday. Nneka Ogwumike and Kristi Toliver scored 16 points apiece for Los Angeles...

Liberty rally in fourth to stun short-handed Storm 83-79

Aug. 18, 2021 22:08 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Liberty coach Walt Hopkins told his players at the morning shootaround that they were facing a “must-win” game. They got the victory, thanks to a big fourth-quarter rally. Betnijah Laney scored 17 points, including the go-ahead...

Liberty rally from 18 down to beat Charles and Mystics 82-79

Jul. 03, 2021 16:18 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Betnijah Laney scored 19 points and Jazmine Jones had 12 of her 17 points in the second half to help the New York Liberty rally from an 18-point deficit and beat the Washington Mystics 82-79 on Saturday, spoiling the homecoming of Tina Charles. The...