WNBA legend Lisa Leslie is now a proud part-owner of the Los Angeles Sparks. The news comes just two years after Leslie retired from the team.

Photos: 40 Boundary-Breaking Women

According to the Washington Post, Leslie is the first former WNBA player to invest in a team. She joins co-owners Paula Madison and Carla Christofferson.

There’s no news on what sort of changes Leslie will bring to the team, but we’re certain her presence will do nothing but strengthen the team.

Photo: 40 Reasons to Love Being a Black Woman

Again, congratulations to Leslie on her latest career and business move. We look forward to seeing the Sparks take over the WNBA.


Loading the player...