Grant Hill and Ares Capital Management Chairman Tony Ressler spent Monday afternoon at the Malibu, California, home of Shelly Sterling, who had something lots of rich folks wanted: the Los Angeles Clippers.
A group including Ares Management Chairman Tony Ressler, Oaktree Capital’s Bruce Karsh and former All-Star player Grant Hill bid $1.2 billion for the Los Angeles Clippers, a person with direct knowledge of the process said.
The longer the Chicago Bulls stay alive in the NBA playoffs, the louder the clamoring will grow for the return of their injured budding superstar, Derrick Rose. Before the din becomes overwhelming, critics should remember the story of an injured budding superstar of another era: Grant Hill.
Jim Tanner, a partner at Williams & Connolly LLP who represents basketball players including point guard Jeremy Lin of the Houston Rockets, is leaving the Washington-based law firm to start a sports and entertainment management business.
New York Knicks guard Jeremy Lin retained agent Jim Tanner of the Washington law firm Williams & Connolly LLP, joining the group that represents fellow National Basketball Association players Tim Duncan and Grant Hill.
New York Knicks guard Jeremy Lin hired agent Jim Tanner of the Washington law firm Williams & Connolly LLP to represent him in basketball and marketing matters, two people familiar with the situation said.