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We Are: New York Liberty
The Players' Tribune presents "We Are: New York Liberty," an immersive look inside the WNBA powerhouse team in the East. Through documentary video series, first-person narratives, photo diaries and travelogues, we give a voice to each player as the Liberty fight for the No. 1 overall playoff seed, and ultimately, a WNBA championship. ​​
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The Way In
The Way In
Tanisha WrightThe Way In

People say that for kids like me — a kid from the projects — that basketball was a way out. But for me, it was always my way in.


Dedication
Dedication
The Players' TribuneDedication

It seemed fated that Liberty University graduate Avery Warley-Talbert would find her professional home with the WNBA's New York Liberty....


Round Two
Round Two
The Players' TribuneRound Two

The New York Liberty faced off against the Indiana Fever in the Eastern Finals. After splitting the series 1-1, with each taking a win...


In Essence
In Essence
The Players' TribuneIn Essence

From the Garden State to the Garden, Essence Carson's grit and ever-cool have anchored the New York Liberty since she was drafted No. 7...


The Glue
The Glue
The Players' TribuneThe Glue

As director of player performance for the New York Liberty, Laura Ramus is the healing hands, the motivating voice, the trusted...


Round One
Round One
The Players' TribuneRound One

No more games. It's playoff time. After losing a double-overtime heartbreaker in Game 1 of the their first-round series against the...


Growing Up
Growing Up
Brittany BoydGrowing Up

When I first meet people or go to a new place, I stay low. I like to observe things. Or maybe I’m just shy.


On the Run
On the Run
The Players' TribuneOn the Run

The New York Liberty's last home game of their record-setting regular season came in a crushing loss against fellow East contenders the...


Full Court
Full Court
The Players' TribuneFull Court

With a playoff berth secured, the New York Liberty headed into September with three East matchups: Connecticut, Atlanta and Chicago....