73°F
weather icon Clear

Game day: Las Vegas Aces vs. New York Liberty

Aces game day

Who: Aces (4-2) vs. Liberty (1-5)

When: 2 p.m. Sunday

TV: MyLVTV

About the Aces: Las Vegas is on a three-game winning streak, thanks in large part to its offensive efficiency and rebounding. The Aces lead the league with 39.8 rebounds per game and 40.0 percent 3-point shooting. Their 88.2 points per game is second and 48.0 percent field goal shooting is third. On Saturday, the Aces waived center Avery Warley-Talbert and signed 6-foot-3-inch forward Megan Huff, who played in three games with the Minnesota Lynx this year before being waived.

About the Mercury: New York picked up its first win Friday, 74-66 over Washington in a strong defensive effort. The Liberty are missing guard Sabrina Ionescu, the No. 1 overall pick in the draft, who averaged 18.3 points, 4.7 rebounds and 4.0 assists. Without her, Layshia Clarendon (13.3) is their only player averaging in double figures in scoring.

Don't miss the big stories. Like us on Facebook.
THE LATEST
Aces complete 3-year turnaround with WNBA Finals berth

The Aces have reached the WNBA Finals in their third year in Las Vegas after faring no better than 8-26 in their final three years in San Antonio.

 
Aces advance to WNBA Finals with Game 5 win

A’ja Wilson scored 11 of her 23 points in the fourth quarter, and she added 11 rebounds to lead the Aces to a 66-63 win over the Connecticut Sun in Bradenton, Florida.

Aces look to win Game 5 against Sun, reach WNBA Finals

The Aces face a deciding Game 5 against the Sun and hope to avoid being the first No. 1 seed in the current playoff format to not reach the WNBA Finals.

Aces want to have fun again, force Game 5 against Sun

The Aces admit they’ve been uptight in their three playoff games, and that has resulted in a 2-1 deficit against the Connecticut Sun in their WNBA semifinal series.