By Marcus Thompson II and The Athletic Staff
The WNBA plans to announce an expansion team in the Bay Area on Thursday, according to multiple sources briefed on the matter. Here’s what you need to know:
The WNBA first tweeted a coy message about expansion Tuesday before teasing in a tweet Wednesday that expansion-related news is coming Thursday.
Later on Wednesday, the Golden State Warriors said they would make an announcement Thursday but did not provide any details.
The Athletic reported last week that the Golden State Warriors were finalizing an agreement to bring a WNBA team to the…