Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer and MSG have reached an agreement on the purchase of the Forum, the Los Angeles Times reported late Tuesday.
Breaking: Clippers owner Steve Ballmer has reached an agreement with MSG to purchase the Forum, through a new company, for $400M in cash. Story to come @latimes.— Andrew Greif (@AndrewGreif) March 24, 2020
With Ballmer’s purchase of The Forum, which is located in Inglewood, California, clears the way for the Clippers to move out of Staples Center and into a brand new arena. Ballmer will buy the arena from Madison Square Garden Co., whose executive chairman is New York Knicks owner James Dolan.