ESPN: Fertitta buys Houston Rockets for record $2.2B

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    ESPN: Fertitta buys Houston Rockets for record $2.2B

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    ESPN -- National Basketball Association (NBA) team Houston Rockets, who lost to the San Antonio Spurs in the Western Conference Semifinals last season, have been sold to businessman and local billionaire Tilman Fertitta, who called the purchase of his hometown team "a life-long dream come true."

    Terms of the sale, which was announced Tuesday, were not disclosed. A league source told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, however, that Fertitta agreed to purchase the team from Leslie Alexander for $2.2 billion, a record sale price for an NBA franchise.
     
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    $2.2 BILLION?!

    Holy sweet baby Jesus goddamn.
     
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    He has a pretty good reality show where he finds new small businesses to partner with and sell their products in his restaurant and casinos
    You should all watch it
     
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    That is even more than PSG paid for Ney Ney.
     
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    So is lorenzo/Frank buying the Raiders not gonna happen? :/
     
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    What a Idiot! He could have bought 4 Neymars with that money!

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    Is he bringing Dana with him?...

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    Holy shit! They must have some kind of money making gene
     
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