Ryan: Hicks didn't properly prep GM

Nolan Ryan said Friday he probably should have asked former Rangers owner Tom Hicks to help facilitate his relationship with Jon Daniels, when Ryan joined the organization in 2008 as club president. Daniels' first year as general manager of the Rangers was 2007, when he was just 28. Ryan left the Rangers at the end of last season after owners Ray Davis and Bob Simpson promoted...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Guess What...??? Texas Regents Talked About Saban To Agent, Dodds Not Retiring

Surprising no one... Regent Wallace Hall along with one of the Hicks brothers, Steve (yes his brother Tom is the former Liverpool and Texas Rangers owner) talked to Nick Saban's agent, Jimmy Sexton about his client's possible interest in being the head coach at the University of Texas. Hall and Hicks had a conference call with Sexton a few days after the national title...
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September 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Liverpool owners deny club sale story

Liverpool have denied the club has been put up for sale by its American owners Fenway Sports Group saying: "There's no truth in the story." FSG headed by Liverpool's principal owner John W Henry was reported today to be ready to consider offers for the Barclays Premier League club. The group completed its purchase of Liverpool in October 2010 after a turbulent...
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July 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Unreal Estate Tour: Tom Hicks Is Selling His Absurd Dallas Mansion For $135 Million

Perhaps Tom Hicks is best known for being a shrewd businessman who built his incredible wealth and subsequent empire through hard work and determination, as well as the ability to not give a crap about the little people he may have trampled along the way. However, even if Hicks were declared the Greatest Businessman in the History of Money by a panel including God, Warren Buffett...
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January 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Reds owners reach settlement

A settlement has been reached after claims made following the sale of Liverpool to Fenway Sports Group in 2010. Former owners Tom Hicks and George Gillett were unhappy with the way a sale to Fenway Sports Group (then New England Sports Ventures) was concluded by Sir Martin Broughton, Christian Purslow and Ian Ayre, who were respectively Liverpool chairman, managing director and...
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January 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Liverpool reaches settlement with former owners

Liverpool says former owners Tom Hicks and George Gillett have withdrawn their legal proceedings against the English Premier League club after agreeing to an out-of-court settlement. The Americans lost control of Liverpool in what they claimed was an ''epic swindle'' by club directors and a bank in October 2010, when the 18-time English champions were bought for...
Via AP on Fox
January 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Ex-Rangers owner Hicks settles over failed project

Former Texas Rangers owner Tom Hicks has settled a pair of lawsuits related to a failed multimillion-dollar development project near Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. Hicks sought for several years to build a shopping and restaurant district to be called GloryPark Town Center. The project was put on hold in 2008, and Hicks was sued by two separate groups of developers seeking more...
Via AP on Fox
September 26, 2012  |  Discuss

UK judge says he doesn't trust ex-Liverpool owners

A judge at London's High Court says he doesn't trust the Americans who used to own Liverpool as they pursue legal action over the enforced sale of the club. Tom Hicks and George Gillett Jr. lost control of Liverpool in what they claimed was an ''epic swindle'' by club directors and a bank in October 2010. The Boston Red Sox ownership group bought the 18...
Via AP on Fox
April 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Angels may regret following Tom Hicks' business plan

Arte “Hicks” Moreno outdid himself with these deals.
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December 09, 2011  |  Discuss

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