Posts by Jackie Powell

Jackie Powell covers the New York Liberty and runs social media and engagement strategy for The Next. She also has covered 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.

How signing Marine Johannès helps the Liberty aim even higher

March 5, 2023

Johannès is expected to report to New York following the French League playoffs

What Nyara Sabally brings to the New York Liberty

March 1, 2023

2022 first round pick joins crowded training camp

What Han Xu re-signing with the Liberty means for 2023

February 19, 2023

New York’s bench conundrum gets some more intrigue

How trading Michaela Onyenwere helps clear up Liberty’s upcoming bench conundrum

February 13, 2023

New York clears cap space and earns rights of another talented wing

Stewart and Vandersloot stand outside of the New York Liberty's home arena, Barclays Center.

Stewart and Vandersloot bring on new era full of star power, sacrifice and selflessness to New York

February 10, 2023

The Liberty aim to put on a show and to win a championship

Courtney Vandersloot completes the New York Liberty’s superteam

February 3, 2023

Will Betnijah Laney be the Liberty’s opportunity cost?

How the Breanna Stewart decision places both her and the Liberty where they’ve always wanted to be

February 2, 2023

Jonquel Jones: ‘I feel like the city deserves this’

Breanna Stewart of the New York Liberty. (Screenshot from Stewart's Twitter account)

Breanna Stewart announces she’s joining the New York Liberty

February 1, 2023

A seismic move for an original WNBA franchise

Jonquel Jones, wearing a teal green suit and a black turtleneck, walks up the street.

Bahamian food, new kicks and championship buzz: How the New York Liberty welcomed Jonquel Jones

January 21, 2023

Jones and the Liberty enter a new chapter together with the same vision

Trading for Jonquel Jones solidifies the New York Liberty’s championship aspirations

January 17, 2023

New York adds Thornton and payroll flexibility, too