Jackpot! Las Vegas Wins WNBA Draft LotteryBill Laimbeer and the Las Vegas franchise hit the jackpot, winning the WNBA draft lottery on Monday.
Laimbeer Excited for Chance to Build Las Vegas Franchise"I'm looking at a huge task in front of me," Laimbeer said.
WNBA's San Antonio Stars Moving to Vegas, Bought By MGM ResortsThe WNBA says the San Antonio Stars are being bought by MGM Resorts International and moving to Las Vegas, joining the NFL and NHL with teams tied to the gambling mecca.
Some Players Learn of Stars Sale Halfway Around the WorldLike so many of her San Antonio teammates, Kelsey Plum was halfway around the world when she heard that the Stars were being sold and relocated.
Source: Laimbeer to Be Stars' Coach, GM After RelocationBill Laimbeer will be the coach and general manager of the San Antonio Stars when the team is sold and relocated, according to a person with knowledge of the deal.
Source: WNBA's Stars Negotiating Sale to Vegas BuyerThe San Antonio Stars are in negotiations to be sold and relocated, and a person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press the buyer is based in Las Vegas.