Guggenheim Partners

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Source: Magic Johnson Group To Buy Part Of Los Angeles Sparks

A person familiar with the situation says Magic Johnson is part of a group buying the Los Angeles Sparks of the WNBA.


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Frank McCourt Blocking Efforts Of Bringing NFL Back To Los Angeles

Sources from the NFL have told CBS2/KCAL9’s Jim Hill that while Chavez Ravine is a terrific location, Frank McCourt’s involvement with any deal to bring an NFL team could be too controversial, giving a huge blow in efforts of bringing back pro football to Los Angeles.


From left to right: Bobby Patton,of Texas, has been a longtime client of Guggenheim; Stan Kasten, 60, was the General Manager for the Atlanta Hawks, President of the Atlanta Braves & Thrashers and most currently the Washington Nationals; Mark Walter, 51, of Iowa. Graduated from Northwestern University and net worth is $1.3-billion; Magic Johnson, 52, NBA Hall-of-Famer, 3-time NBA MVP and possibly the greatest Laker of all time; Peter Guber, 70, is CEO of Mandalay Entertain and professor at UCLA School of Theater, Film, TV and Digital Media; Todd Boehly is President of Guggenheim since 2001 and former VP of Whitney& Co. (Photo Credit: Jon SooHoo, Juan Ocampo and Jill Weisleder/Los Angeles Dodgers)

Dodgers’ Owner, Guggenheim Partners, Interested In Bidding On AEG

The new owner of the Dodgers may be looking to add the Lakers, Kings and Galaxy to its roster of professional Los Angeles sports teams.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/03/2012