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Ex-WNBA player Renee Montgomery makes history as new Atlanta Dream co-owner

Ex-WNBA player Renee Montgomery makes history as new Atlanta Dream co-owner

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Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Former WNBA star Renee Montgomery made history Friday as the first former player to become an owner and executive of a WNBA team when the league approved the sale of the Atlanta Dream to a group led by investor Larry Gottesdiener. Suzanne Abair, the president of Gottesdiener's Northland Investment Corp., a real estate firm, also is part of the three-member investor group that purchased the team from former Sen. Kelly Loeffler and fellow former Dream owner Kelly Brock. Advertisement "My Dream has come true," Montgomery said in a news release. "Breaking barriers for minorities and women by being the first former WNBA player to have both a stake in ownership and a leadership role with the team is an opportunity that I take very seriously. "I invite you to join me as the Drea...