Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer, who at a net worth of $22.5 billion, is the richest American owner of a sports team.
Will the NHL still have 30 teams after the lockout is settled? No one knows for sure.
One-third of NHL teams say a work stoppage would save them money. Some are already planning cutbacks.
It's a buyers' market for anyone interested in owning a sports franchise. So what's that say about the state of sports?
Will the teams' financial troubles help other owners achieve cost containment under a new CBA?
Sports teams leverage threat of move to L.A., other cities for sweetheart stadium deals.