The Houston Rockets were sold today by the former team owner Leslie Alexander to Tilman Fertitta for a record-breaking $2.2 billion.
Sources: Leslie Alexander has agreed to a deal to sell team to Houston billionaire Tilman Fertitta for NBA record sales price of $2.2B.
â?? Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) September 5, 2017
Below we examined some of the most noteworthy ownership changes in the league’s history.
Other notable transactions include the New York Knicks, a team that was sold for $1.1 billion in 1994. However, this deal included the Rangers (NHL) as well as the MSG Network.