Tagged Asia Durr

Hiring Walt Hopkins Ushers in New Era of NY Liberty Basketball

One week before the ever-extended CBA deadline, the New York Liberty introduced Walt Hopkins on Wednesday as its eighth head coach in franchise history. Sitting beside General Manager Jonathan Kolb, Hopkins could hardly withhold an enthusiastic grin through his introduction at the Liberty’s new home arena, the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. He comes over from…

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All-Star Kia Nurse is Second Scorer NY Liberty Needed

New York Liberty second-year guard Kia Nurse was named a 2019 All-Star starter earlier this week. The 2018 No. 10 overall pick has stepped into a larger scoring role and helped New York to a 7-8 start, capably filling the vacant role as a No. 2 option in support of eight-time All-WNBA forward Tina Charles.…

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Asia Durr: 2019 WNBA Draft Scouting Report

Louisville shooting guard Asia Durr has long been considered a lottery-level talent in the 2019 WNBA draft class. Her junior campaign lived up to that billing from start to finish. In the second game of the season, she dropped 47 on then-No. 5 ranked Ohio State via 16-of-29 shooting, then led the Cardinals to a…

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