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Category: News

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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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A new ‘next game’ for Hall of Fame basketball player Nancy Lieberman

PUBLISHED January 11, 2011 | News

Hall of Fame player Nancy Lieberman has traded her basketball sneakers for high heels, but she’s no less determined as she coaches men in the NBA Development League. Reporting from Frisco, Texas — Someone told the girl about Rucker Park in Harlem, told her that all the best players gathered there for pickup games. Harlem […]

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Lieberman Is Back in Men’s Game, in New Role

PUBLISHED December 23, 2010 | News, Sports

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Two and a half hours before tipoff, before a single fan had entered the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum and before she had donned her pink blouse, necklace and high heels, the player who once dared to dribble among men was making her case to be more than one of the […]

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Breaking Barriers in the Sports World

PUBLISHED November 19, 2010 | News

Link To Video: http://video.foxbusiness.com/v/4427339/breaking-barriers-in-the-sports-world-/?#sp=show-clips

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