Listen: Lessons Learned from Liberty Loss to Aces, All-Star Selections and More on the ‘Gotta Get Up’ Podcast
The Liberty had another winning week as the WNBA inches closer to the All-Star break.
Standing at 11-4, New York has the second-best record in the league. The only team ahead of them? The 15-1 Las Vegas Aces. The two superteams met on Thursday night, and Vegas dominated en route to a 98-81 victory. That loss was the only blemish in a 2-1 road trip for New York, which included a gritty win over the Connecticut Sun and a wire-to-wire dub over the Seattle Storm.
On the latest edition of the ‘Gotta Get Up!’podcast, Erica Ayala of Black Rosie Media and I discussed:
Lessons the Liberty can take from their loss to the Aces
What they did right in wins over the Sun and Storm
All-Star nominations for Sabrina Ionescu and Courtney Vandersloot
Other WNBA All-Star reserves
Defense, connectivity and how the Liberty can continue to get better
The Liberty’s chances of making it to the Commissioner’s Cup Finals
Marine Johannes’ role coming off the bench and how best to utilize her
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