Portland Thorns sold for $63 million to Bhathal family

January 4, 2024

The Portland Thorns sale has officially gone through, with the Bhathal family acquiring the NWSL team from Merritt Paulson for a record $63 million, according to multiple outlets.

The Thorns announced the sale to RAJ Sports, led by siblings Lisa Bhathal Merage and Alex Bhathal, who also own the NBA’s Sacramento Kings. JWS