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WNBA President Caught Off Guard By Isiah Thomas Hire

The league is reviewing the hiring of Thomas — once the subject of a sexual harassment lawsuit — as president of the New York Liberty.


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5 Women Who Have Been Killin’ It This Summer

Did we forget who run the world?


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5 Pump Up Songs Athletes Use, And You Should Too (Part 1)

By: Adam Bloom Our Pre-Game Playlist series, that can be found at CBSLocalSports.com, features athletes sharing the music they’re currently listening to.  This includes songs they enjoy blasting in the car to music that relates to their […]


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Hill Leads Mystics To 70-52 Win Over Liberty

The Mystics will face second-seeded Atlanta in a three-game conference semifinal series.


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Tulsa Shock Beat New York Liberty 93-88

New York (11-19) now trails fourth-place Indiana by three games with four games to play.


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L.A. Sparks Beat Liberty 85-67

New York got off to a slow start, trailing 23-13 after the first quarter. The Sparks led 39-30 at halftime.


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Chicago Sky Rout The Liberty 93-64

Cappie Pondexter scored 18 points to lead New York (5-7), which has lost five of its last six games.


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Silver Stars Beat Liberty 78-77 In Overtime

The Liberty had three chances after Johnson’s go-ahead basket, but Katie Smith missed two three pointers, and Pondexter missed another shot.


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Pondexter, Pierson Lead Liberty Past Dream 76-67

Cappie Pondexter and Plenette Pierson scored 17 points, leading the Liberty past Atlanta 76-67 for the Dream’s first loss this season.


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Liberty F Essence Carson Out For Season With ACL Injury

Liberty coach Bill Laimbeer says he plans to start veteran forward Katie Smith in Carson’s place and rookie Toni Young could see more playing time.


WNBA president Laurel Richie poses with Brittney Griner after being drafted No. 1 overall by the Phoenix Mercury during the 2013 draft . (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

WNBA Top Pick Brittney Griner Discusses Sexuality, Coming Out

Before they were college basketball stars and the future of the WNBA, Brittney Griner, Skylar Diggins and Elena Delle Donne had something else in common: They were all bullied when they were kids.


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David Stern To Step Down As NBA Commissioner In February 2014

NBA Commissioner David Stern will retire in February 2014, 30 years after he took charge of the league. He will be replaced by Deputy Commissioner Adam Silver.


TULSA, OK - September 20: Plenette Pierson #33 and Essence Carson #17 of the New York Liberty reach for a pass by Temeka Johnson 2# of the Tulsa Shock during the WNBA game on September 20, 2012 at the BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma.  (Photo by Shane Bevel/NBAE via Getty Images)

Pierson, Liberty Close Out Season With 91-74 Win Over Tulsa Shock

New York Liberty defeated the Tulsa Shock, 91-74, on Saturday at the Prudential Center, closing out the regular season for the home team.


UNCASVILLE, CT - AUGUST 18: The Connecticut Sun pose for a team photo at the Mohegan Sun Arena on August 18, 2012 in Uncasville, Connecticut.(Photo by Chris Marion/NBAE via Getty Images)

Connecticut Sun Celebrates 10th Season With All-Decade Team

The WNBA’s Connecticut Sun is celebrating its 10th season by naming an all-decade team.


WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 16: Cappie Pondexter #23 of the New York Liberty shoots against Ashley Robinson #25 of the Washington Mystics at the Verizon Center on September 14, 2012 in Washington, DC. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2012 NBAE (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

New York Liberty Rally For 75-68 Win Over Washington Mystics

Trailing by nine points with about nine minutes remaining, a loss to last place Washington could have dealt a serious blow to the New York Liberty’s playoff chances.