Posts by Jackie Powell

Jackie Powell covers the New York Liberty and runs social media and engagement strategy for The Next. She also covers women's basketball for Bleacher Report and her work has appeared in Sports Illustrated and SLAM. She also self identifies as a Lady Gaga stan, is a connoisseur of pop music and is a mental health advocate.

Han Xu shoots over Elizabeth Williams in the Liberty's 77-65 victory over the Mystics

Age is no longer a limit for Han Xu

June 24, 2022

How did the 6’10 center transform from last player off the bench to first?

‘Is it safe?’ WNBA players, coaches reckon with another U.S. mass shooting

June 17, 2022

‘It feels like every other game, we’re having a moment of silence’

How signing Marine Johannès helps the Liberty

June 9, 2022

Why New York moved on from AD


The unenviable choices for the New York Liberty over AD

May 26, 2022

How long can the Liberty wait for a Phoenix to rise?


The Liberty face ‘home truths’ in their journey to change course

May 19, 2022

After starting the season 1-4 what did we learn about who the Liberty are right now


The Liberty defeated the Sun by moving from the past and accepting the present

May 11, 2022

A new era at last for New York

2022 WNBA season preview: New York Liberty

May 2, 2022

Will the Liberty win more basketball games under Sandy Brondello?

Jocelyn Willoughby returned to Uncasville seeking a ‘different outcome’

April 27, 2022

A new mindset for the talented third-year wing

Faces, new and familiar, in Liberty camp as key decisions loom

April 19, 2022

New York’s slimmed-down camp roster offers some options

Liberty add frontcourt depth in the 2022 WNBA Draft

April 14, 2022

But questions on roster, particularly international players, loom