Women's National Basketball Association, organized and marketed by the NBA, announced Wednesday the sites of the eight teams that will launch the league's first season on June 21, 1997. The Eastern Conference will be made up of Charlotte, Cleveland, Houston and New York. The Western Conference will be made up of Los Angeles, Phoenix, Sacramento and Utah. Teams will play in the facilities where their NBA counterparts play. WNBA team names and logos will be unveiled in February.
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