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Washington Capitals and Wizards owner Ted Leonsis has made waves in the past by insinuating he’d consider keeping the TV rights for his two teams in-house, and making games available online through his Monumental Network. The idea of...Show More Summary
Data company Sportradar received a huge boost Tuesday as a trio of high-profile NBA owners were revealed as investors. According to Scott Soshnick of Bloomberg, Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban...Show More Summary
Sportradar has officially made data sexy. The sports data technology and services company has secured a strategic investment from Revolution Growth, which was co-founded by Washington Capitals, Wizards and Mystics owner Ted Leonsis. The investment is approximately $44 million according to a source familiar with the deal. Dallas Mavericks owner Mark [...]
We The People: The Market Basket Effect is a documentary that focuses on the dramatic relationship of the Demoulas family over control of their $4 billion supermarket chain, Market Basket. I spoke with Robert Friedman and Ted Leonsis...Show More Summary
Former executive at America Online and cofounder of Steve Case's Revolution Growth Fund Ted Leonsis hand-selects six the essential works for every budding entrepreneur to read.
A version of this story appears in the August 17, 2015 issue of Forbes. TED LEONSIS, a former executive at America Online, is cofounder and partner of Steve Case's Revolution Growth Fund and, as founder and CEO of Monumental Sports & Entertainment, majority owner of three D.C. pro sports teams. Startup honchos who [...]
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In a recent blog post, Ted Leonsis, the CEO of the company that owns and operates the Wizards and Capitals had some thoughts on the future (...)
This got lost over the weekend, but on Saturday, the Washington Wizards honored the end of Black History Month by posting an image on Facebook that seemed to be equating Martin Luther King Jr. to team owner Ted Leonsis. Well, that’s not at all ridiculous. Show More Summary
Whether taking in a Wizards game, partying at a local nightclub, or marching in a Chinese New Year parade, VIPs like actor-singer-comedian Jamie Foxx, R&B crooner Trey Songz and Rep. Grace Meng didn’t let snow and ice put a damper on their weekend fun. We followed their social media morsels so you didn’t have to: […]
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What’s Happening — Luncheon with NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman and Monumental Sports CEO Ted Leonsis at the National Press Club, 12:30 p.m. — Journalism Works: Women in Sports Media at the Newseum, Saturday 2 p.m. The Revolving Door Know...Show More Summary
The NBA and ESPN are in a nice place, and they intend to stay there. "There's never been a better time to be an owner of an NBA franchise or frankly any professional sports team," said Ted Leonsis, owner of the NBA's Washington Wizards...Show More Summary
Ted Leonsis is a rich old guy who owns the Washington Wizards and also maintains a blog called Ted's Take. We've come across this blog before, but this morning's entry is really something. It seems that Leonsis has recently graduated from the Jack Torrance School of Blogging. Read more...
Since the 2013-14 edition of the Washington Capitals failed to make the postseason for the first time since the 2006-07 campaign, it was pretty clear big changes would be in store for owner Ted Leonsis ' club. And they came quickly,Show More Summary
As expected, the Washington Capitals are in the midst of one of the busiest offseasons in franchise history, both on the ice and behind the bench. We saw Barry Trotz and Brian MacLellan arrive in lieu of Ted Leonsis' decision to part...Show More Summary
When Washington Capitals owner Ted Leonsis announced the hiring of general manager Brian MacLellan on May 26, many in the Capitals community smelled a rat. Katie Carrera of The Washington Post captured that sentiment when she tweeted...Show More Summary
The Washington Capitals' brain trust of owner Ted Leonsis and president Dick Patrick must not allow the hiring of a general manager to overshadow the hiring of a head coach. The pressure-packed search for a GM has many qualified candidates, as I detailed in my column last week. Show More Summary
Ted Leonsis, whose Monumental Sports and Entertainment owns the, has his work cut out for him. After the Capitals failed to reach the postseason for the first time in seven years, Leonsis announced that general manager George McPhee and Adam Oates were done. Things have gone from bad to worse: superstar Alex Ovechkin has been [...]