The Sports Authority to go Private

Ryan, Thomas J.
March 2006
SGB;Mar2006, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p12
Trade Publication
The article reports on the acquisition of The Sports Authority Inc. by Leonard Green & Partners LP. The buyout group includes members of the senior management team of The Sports Authority Inc. Under the deal, shares will be acquired for $37.25 each in cash, representing a 20 percent premium over the current trading price of the shares of the firm.


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