Congrats to Lisa Leslie. The former WNBA star retired from the Sparks in 2009> She continued to be involved in the game by being a fan and sports announcer.  Leslie has rejoined the team as a co-owner.

According to, Leslie becomes the first WNBA player to invest in a team.

Leslie says she is excited to join the Sparks’ ownership group.

Leslie is a University of Southern California grad.  She’s use to being first. She was the first woman to dunk in a game and the first to get 6,000 career points.