Originally written December 02, 2011 on NBC Connecticut:
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One of the world's most beloved sports stars said in an interview Friday that he is interested in one of  baseball's most prized franchises -- the LA Dodgers. Your Thoughts: Who Should Buy the Dodgers? | The Changeup: The McCourt Saga Magic Johnson announced plans for a bid Friday.  "I'm excited to have the opportunity to be part of the Dodgers legacy and bring a World Series championship back to LA," Johnson tweeted Friday. The ownership group -- Guggenheim Baseball Management -- would include two necessary elements: someone who knows baseball and someone familiar with big money operations. Former president of Major League Baseball's Atlanta Braves and Washington Nationals Stan Kasten and, Mark Walter, the chief executive of a financial services firm, would be part of the group, Johnson said in the interview. Walter is CEO of Guggenheim Partners, which handles about $125 billion in assets, according to the company. "I love baseball," Johnson to...
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