New York Liberty
Isiah Thomas says he hasn’t spoken with New York Knicks President Phil Jackson since joining the Liberty as a consultant in February.
The petition is asking the WNBA Board of Governors to take action.
Isiah Thomas knew there would be questions when it was announced two weeks ago that he would be the new president of the New York Liberty.
The woman once at the center of a sexual harassment lawsuit involving Isiah Thomas is criticizing Madison Square Garden for rehiring the former NBA star.
The league is reviewing the hiring of Thomas — once the subject of a sexual harassment lawsuit — as president of the New York Liberty.
Thomas defended his record with the Knicks while at the same time repeatedly attempted to veer the conversation toward his new club, the Liberty, in an interview that had its share of awkward silences.
Even the most inexperienced public relations expert… no, the worst public relations student… no, anyone with a functioning brain would advise him against bringing Isiah Thomas to the WNBA.
Isiah Thomas is once again under the watchful eye of Madison Square Garden chairman James Dolan.
In the metropolitan area, we have teams that did well and not so well over the past year, but all of them have something to smile about.
The Mystics will face second-seeded Atlanta in a three-game conference semifinal series.
New York (11-19) now trails fourth-place Indiana by three games with four games to play.
Business Insider’s survey revealed that New York has the best sports fans. The Empire State got 193 of 1,442 votes, good enough for 13 percent. But participants of the survey also voted that New York has the worst sports fans.
New York got off to a slow start, trailing 23-13 after the first quarter. The Sparks led 39-30 at halftime.
Cappie Pondexter scored 18 points to lead New York (5-7), which has lost five of its last six games.
The Liberty had three chances after Johnson’s go-ahead basket, but Katie Smith missed two three pointers, and Pondexter missed another shot.