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Rockets to be sold for $2.2 billion
« on: September 05, 2017, 11:11:32 AM »

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Re: Rockets to be sold for $2.2 billion
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Is Leslie Alexander sending OKC a check. Without Harden what would the Rockets be worth?

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Wish I had $2.2 billion lying around somewhere to buy basketball teams.....

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Just think....close to 15 years ago to the day, the Celtics were sold for a measly $360 million.



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Re: Rockets to be sold for $2.2 billion
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Put them on eBay ...might fetch more.

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saw the name and wondered the relation to the UFC Fertitta's.  Apparently they are 3rd cousins.

Not sure how a guy whose company is worth about 2.7 billion comes up with the cash to buy a team for 2.2 billion, but more power to him. 

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I wonder how much a franchise like Lakers or Celtics would sell for TODAY (present day)?  ???
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... 10% more than the previous record.

https://www.yahoo.com/sports/reports-houston-billionaire-tilman-fertitta-purchase-rockets-record-price-140222044.html

Chris Paul has been on the team for both the highest and second highest franchise sales now.