With free agency underway in the WNBA, the Phoenix Mercury made several moves Thursday, including bringing back guard Shey Peddy, while waiving forward Megan Walker and extending a qualifying offer to guard Kia Nurse. Peddy was extended a qualifying offer after appearing in 32 games and averaging a career high...
Megan Walker, who is still working towards her UConn degree, makes her first return to Connecticut since leaving for the WNBA
The last time Megan Walker was at Mohegan Sun Arena, she helped lead UConn to the 2020 AAC Tournament title, winning the tournament’s Most Outstanding Player award in the process. That was 14 months ago. A lot has happened in those 14 months for Walker. Shortly after the 2020 NCAA Tournament was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Walker, then a junior for the Huskies, declared for the WNBA ...
Change is in the air in Brooklyn as the New York Liberty have brought in a lot of new pieces this offseason. But with addition also comes subtraction, with some key players from last year’s team finding themselves elsewhere now: Kia Nurse and Megan Walker are in Phoenix, while Amanda Zahui B. has signed with the Sparks.
(Updated) 2021 WNBA Free Agency: Phoenix Mercury get two capable 3-point shooters in Kia Nurse and Megan Walker
On Wednesday, the Phoenix Mercury traded away the No. 6 pick in this year’s draft and a 2022 first round pick to the New York Liberty in exchange for Kia Nurse and Megan Walker. Yvonne Turner was then traded from the Mercury to the Atlanta Dream in exchange for a third round pick in 2022 on Saturday.
The three-time WNBA Champion Phoenix Mercury today acquired 24-year-old All-Star wing Kia Nurse and wing Megan Walker from the New York Liberty, the team announced today. In exchange, Phoenix has sent its 2021 first-round pick (sixth overall) and 2022 first-round pick to the Liberty. “With a hard salary cap and...
Former Connecticut Huskies headed to Phoenix from New York in exchange for draft assets. The three-time WNBA Champion Phoenix Mercury today acquired 24-year-old All-Star wing Kia Nurse and wing Megan Walker from the New York Liberty, the team announced today. In exchange, Phoenix has sent its 2021 first-round pick (sixth overall) and 2022 first-round pick to the Liberty.
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Liberty welcome WNBA champions Natasha Howard, Sami Whitcomb, trade Kia Nurse and Megan Walker in deals with Storm, Mercury
Just like that, the Liberty have a new look all over again. The Liberty, in a series of three moves, traded for and signed the Seattle Storm’s three-time champion Natasha Howard and two-time champion Sami Whitcomb, the team announced Wednesday. The additions bring the much needed experience and veteran command the Liberty lacked last season.
The Phoenix Mercury added to their ranks in a big way on Wednesday. In a trade with the New York Liberty, the Mercury acquired wings Kia Nurse and Megan Walker in exchange for Phoenix’s sixth overall pick in the 2021 first-round and a 2022 first-round pick. “With a hard salary...
The Phoenix Mercury have acquired Kia Nurse and Megan Walker from New York in exchange for the 6th overall pick in the 2021 WNBA Draft and a 2022 first round pick, sources informed Winsidr’s Rachel Galligan on Wednesday. This was part of a hectic day in the WNBA that saw...