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Mohegan Tribe wins with ownership of WNBA team


Two years ago, the Mohegan Tribe of Connecticut took a gamble and became the first tribe and the first non-NBA entity to own a professional basketball team.

Now the tribe and its Connecticut Sun team are the hit of the WNBA. The Suns have a 12-2 record, the best in the league, and the team regularly sells out the tribe's arena.

The tribe will host the All-Star Game on Saturday, another sellout.

Get the Story:
WNBA hits jackpot with Sun big winner (USA Today 7/7)
Region gets ready to welcome WNBA's best (The Norwich Bulletin 7/7)

Relevant Links:
Connecticut Sun - http://www.wnba.com/sun
Mohegan Tribe - http://www.mohegan.nsn.us

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