Johnson is one of the likelier candidates to buy the Clippers (oh, sweet revenge!), especially as a partner with the Guggenheim group, which is valued at hundreds of billions of dollars. Yahoo Sports reported the probability of the sale:
Magic Johnson and his billionaire backers, the Guggenheim Partners, want a chance to purchase the Los Angeles Clippers, league sources told Yahoo Sports. “Magic’s absolutely interested,” one source closely connected to Johnson’s business interests told Yahoo Sports on Sunday night.
Johnson already owns a share of the Los Angeles Dodgers as well, so he’s already familiar with the stakes of sports team ownership.
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