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WNBA news: Potential buyers actively discussing owning NY Liberty

While there is no time line on when the New York Liberty will be bought, there are potential buyers for the organization.

Madison Square Garden, New York Liberty Photo by Swish Appeal

Weeks ago, news broke stating the owners of the New York Liberty were looking to sell the franchise. According to a new report today by ESPN, there are “several potential ownership groups” interested in buying the team.

The ESPN report also stated the buyer is expecting to keep the Liberty in the New York area after the sale is complete.

The report stated the following:

“The groups are preparing formal bids and have agreed to non-disclosure agreements as part of the bidding process, the sources said.

The expectation is that the Liberty will remain in the New York area after the sale, per league sources.