SBJ/Oct. 23-29, 2017/Leagues and Governing Bodies

In buying WNBA team, MGM Resorts sees Las Vegas as a city ready for another pro sports franchise

The emergence of Las Vegas as a big league market drove MGM Resorts International’s decision to buy a WNBA team, its first pro sports franchise, according to company officials. Last week, the NBA announced that MGM Resorts had acquired the San Antonio Stars. The team will relocate...

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