Lionsgate Chair Emerges As Hawks Bidder Sharks Raising Ticket Prices Next Season Mets Fan Puts Up Anti-Owner Billboard Chattanooga Lookouts Get New Owners Franchise Notes Maple Leafs Keep Ticket Prices Flat Hurricanes Change Season-Ticket Options NBA Kings Add Vlade Divac To Front Office Indians Sell Out 23rd Straight Home Opener Braves Borrowed $100M In '14 For New Ballpark
Upcoming Conferences and Events
SBD/June 12, 2014/Franchises
Bills Pushing Legislation That Would Allow Concession Beer Sales To Begin At 11:00am
Published June 12, 2014
THIRSTY FOR MORE? In Buffalo, Tim Graham noted Pabst Blue Ribbon Owner C. Dean Metropoulos, who was a "runner-up" to Shahid Khan in the Jaguars sale three years ago, will "take a look at the Bills when the team's financial advisers produce their sales book." A spokesperson for Metropoulos said, "The Metropoulos family has a continued interest in acquiring an NFL franchise and expects to review any such opportunity." Forbes estimates that Metropoulos is worth $1.3B. The family's private equity group "partnered with another company to buy Hostess out of bankruptcy" for $410M last year (BUFFALONEWS.com, 6/11).