NEW YORK – July 8, 2019 – The New York Liberty announced today that Bria Hartley, Marine Johannès and Amanda Zahui B., have returned to the team after competing in FIBA Eurobasket. As a result, center Avery Warley-Talbert’s contract has been terminated.
Warley-Talbert signed with the Liberty on June 29 after the team was granted an emergency hardship salary cap exception. In her five games with New York, she saw action in three and scored three points and seven rebounds. Warley-Talbert was also a member of the Liberty training camp roster and played in each of the team’s four preseason games.
Additionally, for the 2019 WNBA season, Kiah Stokes has chosen to sit out for personal reasons.
New York is back in action on Friday, July 12 against the Chicago Sky at Wintrust Arena. Tip-off is set for 8 p.m. ET.