Legendary Beyonce May Soon Be A New Owner Of The Houston Rockets !
|Legendary Beyonce May Soon Be A New Owner Of The Houston Rockets !|
Rockets owner Les Alexander announced last month that he was putting the storied franchise (recipients of back-to-back championships in the mid-90s) for sale.
Prospective buyers around the globe are reportedly interested in getting a piece of the action. Alexander paid $85 million for the ball club in 1993.
Today, because of the popularity of the franchise in China thanks to former Rockets center Yao Ming, the club should sell for nearly $2 billion.
So far, there hasn’t been a response from Beyoncé’s publicist confirming or denying the claims. (The Houston Rockets also declined to comment.)
As it stands, the team has had a busy offseason, trading seven players for All-Star guard Chris Paul in a blockbuster swap that will
|Jay-Z And Beyonce|
Having a slice of the pie that is an NBA franchise isn’t a new phenomenon for the Hip Hop power couple.
In 2004, JAY-Z was a member of an ownership group, led by developer Bruce Ratner, that purchased the New Jersey Nets. He relinquished his ownership in 2013 to expand his plans for Roc Nation Sports.