• mid-head-icon
  • mid-head-icon
  • mid-head-icon
  • mid-head-icon
  • mid-head-icon
  • mid-head-icon

Category: News

Nancy Lieberman Speaks at Guilford Athletics Leadership Forum

PUBLISHED January 31, 2013 | News, Sports

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Basketball Hall of Famer, Olympic gold medalist, and Oklahoma City Thunder analyst Nancy Lieberman addressed Guilford College’s student-athletes Jan. 27 in the Ragan-Brown Field House on campus. Lieberman was the third speaker in Guilford’s new Athletics Leadership Forum. She addressed the nearly 400 students, illustrating leadership principles and life strategies with stories from […]

Read more

Mother knows best

PUBLISHED January 16, 2013 | News

She looked like any other mom waiting in the gym as fans filed out after another Niagara win, chatting with other friends and family members, checking messages on her phone and generally killing time waiting for her son to emerge from the locker room. Only most moms don’t demonstrate proper form for a jump shot […]

Read more

Nancy Lieberman excited about role as Thunder studio analyst

PUBLISHED October 31, 2012 | News

This will be the second season in a row Basketball Hall of Famer Nancy Lieberman hasn’t been coaching. But the new “Thunder Live” studio analyst hasn’t given up her dream of coaching in the NBA. “It could be a player development coach, it could be breaking down film, it could be Xs and Os,” she […]

Read more

Hoops icon Lieberman gets award at Niagara

PUBLISHED October 18, 2012 | News

  LEWISTON – She walked on to campus Thursday morning fresh off a flight from New York City. On Wednesday night, she was part of the annual gala put on by the Women’s Sports Foundation to celebrate the world’s best female athletes. She had just spent time emailing with Alex Rodriguez and Joe Girardi of […]

Read more

Is There One Single Diet That Helps Top Athletes To Perform Their Best?

PUBLISHED October 10, 2012 | News

“Nutrition is really important. What you put into your body says something about you. You have one life to live and so many people abuse their bodies by eating too many unhealthy foods. I try to eat a well balanced diet… fresh vegetables, fruit, healthy meats. Though I don’t overcomplicate it. I’m not on a […]

Read more

Diggins Named the 2012 Nancy Lieberman Top Point Guard Award

PUBLISHED March 30, 2012 | News, Sports

Lieberman is a member of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and holds the distinction of being the only athlete to receive the Wade Trophy twice. Lieberman’s basketball career has been remarkable. From her days of playing basketball for Far Rockaway High School in Queens, NY to the second Woman in history to Coach […]

Read more

NANCY LIEBERMAN, THE FIRST WOMAN NBA COACH, HAS STEPPED AWAY FROM COACHING – BUT SHE’S STILL IN THE GAME

PUBLISHED September 9, 2011 | News

For Full Interview: http://www.nancylieberman.com/images/articles/lieberman_dbj_20110909.pdf#page=2

Read more

What’s Up with Nancy Lieberman

PUBLISHED September 6, 2011 | News

Then: Basketball icon. Nicknamed “Lady Magic” during her playing days. Two-time Olympian. Three-time All-American, two-time national champion and two-time national player of the year at Old Dominion. Became the first woman to play in a men’s professional league. Played for the Phoenix Mercury in 1997, the WNBA’s inaugural year. Inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame […]

Read more

Sports pioneer Nancy Lieberman comes to Holy Land

PUBLISHED May 18, 2011 | News, Sports

Sinai Says: Basketball legend uses the inspiration of her life story to present a detail-oriented path to success in different aspects of business and life. Nancy Lieberman undoubtedly qualifies as a trailblazer. The now 52-year-old American has pushed gender boundaries and smashed stereotypes for most of her adult life. As a basketball player in the […]

Read more

Steve Solloway: Timeout with a true legend

PUBLISHED March 18, 2011 | News, Sports

Nancy Lieberman will find quite a following waiting when she visits the Portland Expo this weekend. If she can get a ticket to one of the Maine Red Claws games this weekend, Lisa Manning will be in the Portand Expo, watching the woman who is the head coach of the Texas Legends.   If she […]

Read more