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Dream's four-game streak ends against Liberty

NEW YORK -- Cappie Pondexter loves having the ball in her hands with the game on line. Pondexter banked in a jumper from the foul line with four-tenths of a second left to lift the New York Liberty to a 77-75 win over the Atlanta Dream on Wednesday. "I always want it at the end," she said. "It's always been like that since I first came into the league." Pondexter...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Liberty snap Dream's win streak

NEW YORK -- Cappie Pondexter and her New York Liberty teammates were tired of losing. So the veteran guard led a spirited effort and the Liberty ended a five-game skid with an 85-78 victory over the Atlanta Dream on Sunday. Pondexter scored 23 points and had eight assists against the Eastern Conference leader. "It's great that we beat the top team in the east," she...
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June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Liberty deal Dream seventh loss in eight games

ATLANTA -- Cappie Pondexter set the tone for the New York Liberty. Pondexter scored 33 points and the Liberty earned an 88-82 victory over the Atlanta Dream on Sunday. Pondexter, the WNBA's third-leading scorer, was irked by New York's 85-67 home loss Saturday to Los Angeles so she spoke up before the Liberty (10-13) took the Philips Arena floor to try and keep her team...
Via Fox Sports South
August 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Liberty 88, Mystics 78

Kara Braxton scored 22 points, Cappie Pondexter had 19 and the New York Liberty again dominated the Washington Mystics in an 88-78 victory Wednesday night. Kelsey Bone had 15 points and 11 rebounds for the Liberty (8-11), who had lost four of five games. Trailing 62-61 early in the fourth quarter in the back-and-forth game, the Liberty took the lead for good on Bone's jumper...
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July 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Liberty 77, Fever 72

Cappie Pondexter scored 24 points and the New York Liberty overcame a 16-point second-half deficit to defeat the Indiana Fever 77-72 on Tuesday night. Plenette Pierson had 14 points and 11 rebounds, Kelsey Bone scored 12 points and Alex Montgomery added 11 for the Liberty (7-10), who snapped a three-game losing streak. Briann January scored a season-high 21 points and had four...
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July 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Pondexter, Liberty hand Dream first loss of season

NEWARK, N.J. -- Just two days after losing by 19 points at Atlanta, the New York Liberty were determined to make up for their poor performance. Cappie Pondexter and Plenette Pierson scored 17 points each to lead the Liberty past the Dream 76-67 on Sunday, handing Atlanta its first loss this season. Kara Braxton added 14 points to help New York (3-2) improve to 3-0 at home. Leilani...
Via Fox Sports South
June 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Lynx hit the road to face struggling Liberty

The New York Liberty managed to split two games with the Minnesota Lynx last season despite awful performances from top scorer Cappie Pondexter. They may need a better effort from her this time with the defending WNBA champions seemingly already clicking on all cylinders. Off to their worst start since 2009, the Liberty look to avoid falling to 0-3 on Tuesday night when they...
Via Fox Sports North
May 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Q+A: Cappie Pondexter & Sebastian Telfair

by Adena Andrews / @adena_andrews The blogosphere was set ablaze as a modern day Battle of the Sexes was born from video (above) of New York Liberty point guard Cappie Pondexter playing against NBA veteran Sebastian Telfair. Thousands of viewers saw Pondexter make it rain buckets in a head-to-head matchup with a bigger, stronger, taller NBA player. But what they didn’t see were...
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December 19, 2011  |  Discuss
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