Talk show host Oprah Winfrey is said to be interested in purchasing the Los Angeles Clippers, per ESPN.
Apr 30 2014, 7:14pm CDT
Source: The Business Insider
Nassef Sawiris, the richest man in Egypt, has broken the record for the priciest co-op sale in New York City after purchasing the penthouse at 960 Fifth Avenue for $70 million, according to The New York Daily News. The co-op belonged to Edgar Bronfman Sr., chairman of the Seagram Co., until he passed away in December 2013. The property was listed with Brown Harris Stevens for $65 million in February 2014, and the buye ...
Full article at: The Business Insider
Jun 9 2014, 10:31am CDT
Former Microsoft CEO bids $2B — Former Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer has submitted a bid of $2 billion to buy the Los Angeles Clippers, sources have confirmed to ESPN. — Sources tell ESPN.com's Darren Rovell that Ballmer's bid is the highest so far, topping bids from groups led by David G ...
Full article at: Techmeme
May 29 2014, 9:00pm CDT
Source: Forbes Real Time
According to a report by the LA Times, former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has won the bidding for the Los Angeles Clippers for the staggering sum of $2 billion. Shortly after the report surfaced, other sources indicated that the group led by media mogul David Geffen, that included Larry Ellison [...] ...
Full article at: Forbes Real Time
May 29 2014, 8:04pm CDT
The former CEO of Microsoft has finalized his agreement to buy the Los Angeles Clippers for $2 billion, pending league approval.
Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has finalized his agreement to purchase the Los Angeles Clippers for $2 billion, according to ESPN's Ramona Shelburne.
The sale must now be approved by NBA owners. Donald Sterling's presence is a wild card: the current Clippers owner is ref ...
Full article at: SBNation
May 29 2014, 7:58pm CDT
That old racist and his wife are out of here!
LA Clippers Sell For $2 Billion
Looks like V. Stiviano’s setup worked like a charm. After turning over his ownership of the Clippers to his equally bigoted wife, the team has finally been sold to a new owner. So, who’s the wealthy man with enough bank to drop 2 BILLION dollars for an NBA franchise? According to NYDailyNews:
That’s $2 billion with an uppercase B!
Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has apparently won the bidding war T ...
Full article at: Bossip.com
May 29 2014, 7:30pm CDT
Source: Bleacher Report
James Rainey of the Los Angeles Times is reporting that former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is going to buy the Los Angeles Clippers for a staggering $2 billion.
Donald Sterling bought the then-San Diego Clippers for $12.5 million in 1981.
What's staggering about this sale is that the Milwaukee Bucks were sold in April for $550 million, which at that time was a record for most money paid for an NBA franchise. The $2 billion that the Sterlings are set to receive for the Cl ...
Full article at: Bleacher Report
May 29 2014, 7:13pm CDT
Source: The Moderate Voice
According to the Los Angeles Times, the Los Angeles’ Clippers’ — and the NBA’s — nightmare may be over: the paper reports that former Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer will buy the team…for big bucks:
Former Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer won a frenetic bidding war for ownership of the Los Angeles Clippers, with his $2-billion offer setting a record price for an NBA team, The Times has learned.
The “if” here is wh ...
Full article at: The Moderate Voice
May 29 2014, 7:04pm CDT
Source: Big Government
Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer will reportedly buy the Los Angeles Clippers from Donald and Shelly Sterling for $2 billion. On Thursday, the Los Angeles Times reported Ballmer "won a frenetic bidding war" to buy the team for record-setting price for an NBA team. Only the Dodgers, which sold for $2.1 billion, got a higher price among North American sports teams. Co-owner Shelly Sterling negotiated the sale, and Donald Sterling must s ...
Full article at: Big Government
May 29 2014, 6:15pm CDT