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THE L.A. GALAXY
January 16, 2012
The Dodgers are on the block—bids are due on Jan. 23; a winner will be chosen by April 1—and the market of potential buyers is crowded with marquee names. Here are the contenders
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January 16, 2012

The L.a. Galaxy

The Dodgers are on the block—bids are due on Jan. 23; a winner will be chosen by April 1—and the market of potential buyers is crowded with marquee names. Here are the contenders

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FOR SALE BY OWNER LA

THE FRONT: Steve Cohen

THE MONEY: Cohen

The founder of SAC Capital Advisors, a Connecticut-based hedge fund with $14 billion in assets, needs no financial help—Forbes estimates his personal wealth at $8.3 billion.

THE FRONT: Larry King, Dennis Gilbert

THE MONEY: Jason Reese

Former chatmeister King, a Brooklyn Dodgers fan as a kid, brings name recognition to a group assembled by Gilbert, a former player agent. Reese is the CEO of Imperial Capital, an L.A.-based investment banking giant.

Time Warner Cable®

The cable company wants the Dodgers to be the centerpiece of an L.A. sports network launching this year. Buying the team outright might be cheaper than the broadcast rights.

THE FRONT: Peter O'Malley

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