Twitter Reacts to Magic Johnson Buying the Dodgers

News of an investment group that included Magic Johnson winning an auction for the Los Angeles Dodgers for a staggering $2.15 billion dominated the social media sphere on Tuesday night/Wednesday morning. The Hall of Fame basketball player, who has had a success in various business ventures following his playing career with the Los Angeles Lakers, is a first-time owner of a major league baseball team.

Via Wall Street Journal:

The sales figure shatters the previous record sales price for a U.S. sports franchise, Steve Ross’s purchase of the Miami Dolphins for $1.1 billion three years ago.


Friends, colleagues and fans used social media to send their congratulations to the NBA legend who has continued to do it big following his playing career.

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