Cash Rules Everything Around Steve, CREAM get the money…dolllar dollar bill yaaaaa
Despite the debacle that occurred in the Staples Arena regarding Donald Sterling, it is safe to say that the calm after the storm is here to stay. With Sterling out of the picture and banned from the NBA for life, there’s a new head honcho in town and is already attempting to take the Clipper organization to another level. Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer was the big baller who outbid everyone to purchase the Los Angeles Clippers for $2 billion dollars. Regarded as one of the biggest purchase in American team sport history, Ballmer is continue to show the world that despite the huge purchase, he can still hang with the upper echelon of todays economy. According to Forbes magazine, the former CEO is named the richest owner sports owner,reeling in a worth of $22.5 billion dollars. That’s more than $5.5 billion more than the 2nd richest owner, Paul Allen, who owns the Seattle Seahawks and Portland Trailblazers. Under brand new management, the highly entertaining Clippers are in a excellent shape to bring in even more money to Ballmer’s already hefty account along with finances for the organization. Here’s a brief list of the richest owners in sports today.
-Omari White (@SmooveGuyO)