The Phoenix Suns and Mercury owner Robert Sarver is preparing to sale the two teams. Four people reportedly emerged as potential buyers.
ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne on the Suns’ potential buyers:
“There’s a lot of names out there, like Amazon’s Jeff Bezos.” pic.twitter.com/8fbVtDNUo7
— Legion Hoops (@LegionHoops) September 21, 2022
Former Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, former Disney CEO Bob Iger, ex-Oracle CEO Larry Ellison, and Laurene Jobs, Washington Wizards minority owner, are interested in the two teams.
The Suns were valued at $1.8 billion by Forbes in 2021. Bezos and Ellison are 4th and 6th on the Forbes billionaires list, with a net worth of 142 billion and 94.4 billion.
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