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.