Liberty beat China National Team in first WNBA preseason game

New York Liberty 89, China National Team 71.

Kia Nurse and Han Xu each scored 19 points for New York in the win.

Tomorrow the Mystics are at the Lynx

WNBA news:

The league will show off a new look on a larger platform, but other issues linger.

WNBA team news:

Q&A with new Liberty owner Joseph Tsai.

WNBA player news:

Dream forward Angel McCoughtry’s status for the season is uncertain, as she is still recovering from the knee injury she sustained last year.

Diana Taurasi was becoming a “miserable human being” before back surgery.

Connecticut’s Jonquel Jones is primed for another breakout season.

Bridget Carleton can see the Sun.

Han Xu faces big expectations with the Liberty.

Kenisha Bell has Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve’s trust, and Bell is ready for a challenge.

Minnesota rookie Napheesa Collier is right where she belongs.

College coach news:

Abilene Christians’ three coaches share the triumphs and struggles of being moms.

Northern Kentucky coach Camryn Whitaker is staying, despite abuse allegations.

Findings in the investigation.

Cinnamon Lister is UC Irvine’s new assistant coach.

Maine’s new assistant coach is Parise Rossignol.

High school news:

ESPN’s final rankings for the 2018-2019 class.


The Wisconsin Glo, a new pro women’s team, debuts tomorrow.