WNBA Star Alana Beard Leads Effort For Oakland Team

October 28, 2021

A WNBA expansion team could be coming to Oakland through an investor group led by retired player Alana Beard.

The WNBA champion is partnering with the African American Sports and Entertainment Group, an organization reportedly seeking a 50% stake in the Oakland Coliseum Complex. Oakland’s Vice Mayor Rebecca Kaplan has been supportive of the process. FOS