Power Players: Ted Leonsis
Majority Owner, Chairman and CEO
Monumental Sports and Entertainment
No team owner has been a more vocal champion for sports betting than Leonsis, who lights up when describing his vision of how data-minded fans will engage with his teams once they’re allowed to put money on them. But a convoluted regulatory model in Washington, D.C., that’s now under review in the courts could delay his recently announced deal to put a full-service William Hill sportsbook where the Capital One Arena sports bar used to be.