New York Liberty Head Coach Katie Smith Conference

New York Liberty

October 16, 2017 - Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) - New York Liberty

News Release

NEW YORK, NY - Oct. 16, 2017

Newly named New York Liberty head coach Katie Smith will be available to speak with the media via conference call on Monday, Oct. 16, at 3:30 PM (ET).

WHAT: New York Liberty Head Coach Announcement

WHO: New York Liberty Head Coach Katie Smith

WHEN: Monday, Oct. 16 - 3:30 PM (ET)

Conference Call

Dial in #: 1-844-464-7459

Conference ID: 4899409

Earlier Monday, Smith was named the 7th head coach in franchise history. Smith retired following the 2013 season in New York, and spent the last four years as an assistant coach with the Liberty, having been promoted to Associate Head Coach prior to the 2016 season. She takes over for Bill Laimbeer, who served as Liberty head coach for the last five seasons, guiding the team to a 92-78 (.541) record, including 3-straight WNBA Playoffs appearances.

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