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Thursday, July 01, 2010

It's just about ASG time, and I've been expecting some "So, how are those off-season, early season trades holding up?" check-ins.

Here's Mechelle on Cappie and the rest of the new Libs:
Cappie Pondexter didn't come to New York to sit in last place. When her Liberty team visited Tulsa last week, the players were in put-up-or-shut-up mode. They'd just lost June 22 at home to Minnesota, and it's not as if the Lynx are tearing up the WNBA this year. That was a defeat that, frankly, really ticked off the Liberty. So …

"We had a meeting amongst the players," New York guard Leilani Mitchell said. "We said, 'The coaches have given us everything we need. It's up to us.'"