A Taiwan-born co-founder of e-commerce giant Alibaba has agreed to buy almost half of the NBA'sBrooklyn Nets with an option to eventually take over controlling interest from current majority owner Mikhail Prokhorov, ESPN reported Friday, citing unidentified sources.
The agreement, first reported by ESPN, would see Tsai take over majority control of the team in four years and could open the door to him relocating the Nets franchise to San Diego, which has not had an National Basketball Association team since the Clippers relocated to Los Angeles in 1984.
Tsai, co-founder of Alibaba, the world's largest online retailer, is worth nearly $11 billion, according to Bloomberg.
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The price tag is $100 million more than the record $2.2 billion Tilman Fertitta paid for the Houston Rockets last month. Prokhorov bought complete control of the Nets in 2015 after first purchasing a majority of shares in 2010. Forbes magazine estimates his net worthat $8.8 billion. Prokhorov has a net worth of $11.3 billion, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index.
The Nets and Barclays Center were valued at $875 million and $825 million, respectively, in that deal, according to Newsday.
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Israel has largely stayed out of the fighting in Syria, but has occasionally carried out strikes on Syrian military positions. This was the first such incident of Syrian forces targeting Israeli planes since the Syrian civil war began in 2011.
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Restrictions have been imposed on entry to the village, a Gurung stronghold, and police are conducting raids in the area. The incident comes soon after a sub-inspector was killed in a clash between police and alleged supporters of Gurung.
The online retail giant said Wednesday that teens can now shop on Amazon on their own, if their parents let them. Once received, the parent confirms which payment method and shipping address will be used for teens' orders.
Tittle was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1971. 49ers Hall of Fame, and the Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame. Under coach Bernie Moore, LSU had employed a single-wing attack, but that called for a tailback who could run and pass.
Of those families who agreed to speak, about nine said they had contact with the president while nine others said they had not. Congresswoman Frederica Wilson accused Trump of being insensitive to the mother of a fallen soldier during a recent phone call.
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According to his sister, Alicia Waskoski said, "great friend, a great family member and a really great father". Another aunt, Nancy Vizcarra said he was kind and protective of his younger brother and the family as a whole.
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