Interesting…the bold and the ???? are mine
The Wilpon family, which sold the team last year to Steve Cohen for about $2.42 billion, are considering multiple options for its majority stake in the network, said the people, who were granted anonymity because the talks are private.
Cohen is among those interested, the people said. He is coordinating with the Yankees (???), the principal owner of the YES Network, whose investors include Sinclair Broadcasting and RedBird Capital. That group has extensive RSN connections beyond just YES Network. Sinclair owns an additional 21 RSNs; RedBird recently acquired a stake in NESN (the Red Sox RSN) as part of a wider investment in Fenway Sports Group. (via Sportico)