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