Sports fans in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex are accustomed to an embarrassment of riches when it comes to having professional athletes around. There’s the Dallas Cowboys, the Dallas Mavericks, the Texas Rangers, the Dallas Stars, Dallas Elite, FC Dallas and the Dallas Sidekicks.
And now, you can add the WNBA’s Dallas Wings to the list. But don’t just lump the Wings in with, say, the Mavs or the Stars. “We’re different,” says team leader Plenette Pierson.
“If you see a player from some of these teams out and about, they probably have a whole entourage with them.
Not us, though,” Pierson said during a recent interview. “We’re all really relatable.
The Wings — formerly the Tulsa Shock — are about half-way through their first season as a DFW team.
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