2010 New York Liberty season
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|2010 New York Liberty season|
|Arena||Madison Square Garden|
|Attendance||11,069 per game|
|Playoff finish||Lost Conference Finals|
The 2010 WNBA season is the 14th season for the New York Liberty of the Women's National Basketball Association.
- 1 Transactions
- 2 Roster
- 3 Season standings
- 4 Schedule
- 5 Statistics
- 6 Awards and honors
- 7 References
- 8 External links
The following are the Liberty's selections in the 2010 WNBA Draft.
|2||13||Kalana Greene||United States||Connecticut|
|2||16 (from Chi.)||Ashley Houts||United States||Georgia|
|3||25||Cory Montgomery||United States||Nebraska|
- May 5, 2009: The Liberty traded their first round pick in the 2010 Draft to the Los Angeles Sparks in exchange for Sidney Spencer.
- March 30: The Liberty traded Shameka Christon and Cathrine Kraayeveld to the Chicago Sky in exchange for the Sky's second-round pick in the 2010 Draft. The Liberty also received Cappie Pondexter and Kelly Mazzante from the Phoenix Mercury as part of the three-team trade.
- April 6: The Liberty waived Loree Moore.
- April 8: The Liberty waived Kelly Mazzante.
- April 20: The Liberty released Ashley Battle.
- April 22: The Liberty signed free agent Taj McWilliams-Franklin.
- April 23: The Liberty signed Brandie Hoskins, Laine Selwyn, Tamara James, April Phillips, Katie Mattera and Erica Williamson to training camp contracts.
- April 28: The Liberty waived Brandie Hoskins.
- May 3: The Liberty waived Laine Selwyn.
- May 4: The Liberty waived Katie Mattera.
- May 9: The Liberty waived Cory Montgomery and Tamara James.
- May 12: The Liberty traded Ashley Houts to the Washington Mystics in exchange for Nikki Blue.
- June 14: The Liberty traded Tiffany Jackson to the Tulsa Shock in exchange for Plenette Pierson.
|May 5, 2009||To New York Liberty||To Los Angeles Sparks|
|Sidney Spencer||first round pick in 2010 Draft|
|March 30, 2010||To New York Liberty||To Chicago Sky|
|Cappie Pondexter, Kelly Mazzante (from Phx.) and Chicago's second-round pick in 2010 Draft||Shameka Christon and Cathrine Kraayeveld|
|June 14, 2010||To New York Liberty||To Tulsa Shock|
|Plenette Pierson||Tiffany Jackson|
|New York Liberty roster|
|C||Taj McWilliams-Franklin||Kia Vaughn|
|PF||Janel McCarville||Plenette Pierson|
|SF||Nicole Powell||Kalana Greene / Sidney Spencer|
|SG||Cappie Pondexter||Essence Carson|
|PG||Leilani Mitchell||Nikki Blue|
|Washington Mystics x||22||12||.647||–||13–4||9–8||13–9|
|New York Liberty x||22||12||.647||–||13–4||9–8||14–8|
|Indiana Fever x||21||13||.618||1.0||13–4||8–9||13–9|
|Atlanta Dream x||19||15||.559||3.0||10–7||9–8||10–12|
|Connecticut Sun o||17||17||.500||5.0||12–5||5–12||9–13|
|Chicago Sky o||14||20||.412||8.0||7–10||7–10||7–15|
|2010 Game Log: Preseason|
|2010 Game Log: Postseason|
Eastern Conference Semifinals
Eastern Conference Finals
|GP||Games played||GS||Games started||MPG||Minutes per game||RPG||Rebounds per game|
|APG||Assists per game||SPG||Steals per game||BPG||Blocks per game||PPG||Points per game|
|FG%||Field-goal percentage||3P%||3-point field-goal percentage||FT%||Free-throw percentage||TO||Turnovers per game|
|PF||Fouls per game||Team leader||League leader|
Awards and honors
- Cappie Pondexter was named WNBA Eastern Conference Player of the Week for the week of June 5, 2010.
- Cappie Pondexter was named WNBA Eastern Conference Player of the Week for the week of July 17, 2010.
- Cappie Pondexter was named WNBA Eastern Conference Player of the Week for the week of July 24, 2010.
- Cappie Pondexter was named WNBA Eastern Conference Player of the Week for the week of August 7, 2010.
- Cappie Pondexter was named WNBA Eastern Conference Player of the Week for the week of August 14, 2010.
- Cappie Pondexter was named WNBA Eastern Conference Player of the Month for August.
- Cappie Pondexter was named to the 2010 WNBA All-Star Team as a Team USA starter.
- Kalana Greene was named to the All-Rookie Team.
- Cappie Pondexter was named to the All-Defensive First Team.
- Cappie Pondexter was named to the All-WNBA First Team.
- Leilani Mitchell was named the Most Improved Player.