Found August 14, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
The official announcement will come in a Prudential Center news conference at a 11 a.m. Thursday that a controlling ownership share in the New Jersey Devils and the lucrative operating rights for the arena have been sold to a group headed by investment banker Joshua Harris multiple sources told The Record. An individual with knowledge of the sale agreement said Harris’s group will pay “more than $320 million” a stunning price for a team that has been mired in debt. Harris and his primary partner David Blitzer are also part of the group that purchased the Philadelphia 76ers for a reported $280 million in 2011. The last remaining hurdle in the Devils’ sale which progressed quickly over the last week was cleared Wednesday when the NHL’s Board of Governors completed its vote to approve the transfer from outgoing principal owner Jeff Vanderbeek to Harris’ group a source said. Vanderbeek will retain a small minority ownership stake and a role in the organization. Lou Lamoriello who has...
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