TAG: New York Liberty

WNBA / Jul 20, 2011 / 11:00 am

Dime Q&A: Cappie Pondexter Talks Knicks, Fashion & Michael Jordan

Cappie Pondexter

Cappie Pondexter

You may know Cappie Pondexter as the sweet-shooting New York Liberty guard – the one who has posted an 18.4 scoring average through the first third of the 2011 WNBA season. But that’s just her summer job. In the winter, you can find Pondexter in Russia hooping in the EuroLeague for UMMC Ekaterinburg. Or you can find her working for 4 Season Style Management, the image consulting company she co-founded. Read More »

WNBA / Jun 28, 2011 / 2:00 pm

The WNBA: Four Reasons To Care

Diana Taurasi

Diana Taurasi (photo. NBAE/Getty Images)

The WNBA season tip-off passed by like the 10-year anniversary of the release of Final Fantasy IX – unnoticed. Despite all those clever “Basketball is Basketball” commercials, hoops fans were too busy hating on LeBron and Dwyane Wade‘s celebratory antics in Game 2 to pay much mind to the June 3 season opener between the Los Angeles Sparks and the Minnesota Lynx.

But now that Dirk Nowitzki‘s game-winning drives and Jan Vesely‘s smooch are distant memories, hoops fans need something new to satisfy their basketball fix. Now I know the WNBA might not seem sexy, but I’ve got four reasons for you to follow this summer’s campaign. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear, WNBA / Jun 22, 2011 / 6:00 pm

Nike Zoom Hyperfuse 2011 – Los Angeles Sparks Player Exclusive

Nike Zoom Hyperfuse 2011

Last night marked the 15th anniversary of the WNBA’s first game, a match between the Los Angeles Sparks and New York Liberty on June 21, 1997. To honor the historic date, Nike created a special Sparks colorway of the Nike Zoom Hyperfuse 2011 for their players and courtside fans to wear during their 96-91 victory at home. Check ‘em out: Read More »