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The San Antonio Stars will quickly be calling Sin Metropolis their house.
The proprietor of the WNBA franchise has an settlement in place to promote the staff to a purchaser who would then transfer it to Las Vegas, sources advised ESPN’s Michael C. Wright.
Remaining approval from each the WNBA and NBA Board of Governors is required earlier than the deal can come to fruition, though it is anticipated to be accomplished since its been within the works for fairly a while.
Spurs Sports activities and Leisure owns the Stars, in addition to the NBA’s San Antonio Spurs. The corporate despatched out an official assertion late Thursday night time:
The Stars completed final within the Western Convention this previous season with an eight-26 report, marking the third-straight yr they possessed the league’s worst document. Their final profitable report was in 2012 at 21-thirteen.