I arrived in Minnesota early ahead of the 2018 WNBA ALl-Star Weekend to take in a New York Liberty game … in Minnesota. Tuesday was the final game before the All-Star break for both teams and what an exciting one it was! Despite getting out to a strong start, the Liberty fell to the Lynx … More ICYMI: Liberty running out of time to salvage the season
At Madison Square Garden, WNBA players and NYPD face off over racial justice The New York Liberty hosted a panel discussion on race and our collective role in confronting hate. AUG 21, 2017, 1:38 PM for ThinkProgress NEW YORK, NEW YORK — During this particular moment of heightened racial and political tension across the country, the … More New York Liberty partners with RISE for Town Hall on race and racism in America
August 9, 2017 for The Summitt The @nyliberty snapped a 2-game skid with a hard-fought win over the Fever. @elindsay08 has the takeaways: https://t.co/5WNNV4uOXw pic.twitter.com/zKM8xjUTOC — The Summitt (@SummittHoops) August 9, 2017 The Indiana Fever looked to remain hot as they traveled to Madison Square Garden to take on the New York Liberty. Indiana won … More ICYMI: Liberty hang on to defeat Indiana
Published June 18, 2017 for Double G Sports – Photo by Karen King/Double G Media The Sun defeated three-time WNBA champions 98-93 in what may be the upset of the season. Coming into Saturday’s game, Cheryl Reeve and the Lynx were a perfect 9-0 and on track to repeat their 10-0 run from last season. … More Connecticut Sun spoil Lynx undefeated season
Anya Battaglino is a professional hockey player with the Connecticut Whale of the National Women’s Hockey League (NWHL). Battaglino will return for a third season with the Whale as a roster player. New episode of #BeyondTheGame airs tonight at 6pm. https://t.co/y0JTCkrPvs #EndTheStigma @DoubleGSports — Erica L. Ayala (@elindsay08) June 13, 2017 Recently, she opened up … More Beyond The Game Episode 5: Ayna Battaglino talks Mental Health Awareness
After practice on Wednesday, New York Liberty players and coaches traveled throughout the Tri-State area to promote the upcoming season in partnership with Tackle Kids Cancer of the Children’s Cancer Institute of Hackensack University Medical Center. The players were able to participate in selecting the seven different locations in New York City and New Jersey … More New York Liberty light up the Tri-State Area
New York Liberty head coach Bill Laimbeer chats about rookies to watch. Tina Charles and Bria Hartley also weigh in ahead of the 2017 season. This WNBA segment was edited for the May 7th episode of WBAI: Sports Qualified. Catch host and producer M. Saidia McLaughlin every other Sunday from 11-1am on WBAI 99.5FM.
My first piece for Shattered Backboard is up! I give my picks for the Liberty starting five, and offer some insight as the team preps for the final preseason game on Sunday, May 7th. 2017 @WNBA Season Preview – @nyliberty: More Of The Same https://t.co/6SWUUilOTF — Shattered Backboard (@ShatteredBBoard) May 6, 2017 With no Swin … More New York Liberty Preview: Guards on guards on guards!
March 31, 2017 for Double G Sports Photo courtesy of New York Liberty Hometown: Meriden, CT Profession: Vice President for Team Business Development, New York Liberty College: Canisius College – Business Major and Student-Athlete Favorite Inspirational Female: Nikki McCray All in the Family Manager of Promotions & Fan Development, Keia Clarke, spoke to students at VACS in Newark, NJ, … More Women in Sports: Keia Clarke
The 144 women in the WNBA took a stand, and even organized a media blackout, to discuss an important topic: the killing of people of color at the hands of law enforcement. Below is my episode for Do It Anyway and my article for Excelle Sports. WNBA players continue to raise their voices for social … More 2016 in Review: WNBA Players raise their voices for Black Lives Matter campaign