New York Liberty
The New York Liberty are a professional basketball team based in New York City, New York, playing in the Eastern Conference in the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). The team was one of the eight original franchises of the league. The team is owned by Madison Square Garden, who also owns the Liberty's NBA counterpart, the New York Knicks. The Liberty have qualified for the WNBA Playoffs in thirteen of its nineteen years in New York. The franchise has been home to many well-known players such as guard Teresa Weatherspoon, Becky Hammon, University of Utah player Leilani Mitchell, and Rutgers players Essence Carson and Cappie Pondexter. In 1997, 1999, 2000, and 2002, the Liberty went...