Dr. Dre, Diddy, & Rick Ross Interested in Buying Clippers

Dr. Dre and Diddy

The Clippers are not up for sale just yet, but the buyers are already lining up. Some of hip-hop’s biggest stars including Dr. Dre, Diddy, and Rick Ross have all expressed interest in purchasing the Los Angeles team.

While out to dinner last night, Dr. Dre revealed that he would like to make a bid to take the team from its current owner Donald Sterling. “I’m thinking about it … absolutely,” the Beats by Dre founder told TMZ.

His fellow Forbes mogul Sean “Diddy” Combs, who ranked No. 1 on the magazine’s list of Hip-Hop’s Wealthiest Artists, also sees the Clippers as a good investment.

“I will always be a Knicks fan, but I am a business man. #DiddyBuyTheClippers #NameYourPrice,” tweeted Puff.

Diddy’s pal Rick Ross is eyeing an addition to his growing portfolio, which currently includes a Wingstop fast-food franchise. “I’d be interested investing in @LAclippers !!!! Make It #WingstopArena @WingstopCEO Lets Goooo !!!” tweeted the MMG boss.

San Diego native Nick Cannon wants to bring the Clippers back to his hometown. “I think I’m about to buy The Clippers! Heard I can get them for the Low Low!” he tweeted. “Time to take The Clippers back to their original hometown. Diego Let’s Go!”

Following the NBA’s lifetime ban on Sterling, everyone from Floyd Mayweather Jr. to Oprah Winfrey has expressed interest in the Clippers. NBA commissioner Adam Silver wants to force a sale, but he must first have support from NBA team owners.

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  1. slyboi

    TMZ interviews are so annoying lol. But this is some tough heavy hitters who are interested.


  2. slyboi

    these are*


  3. meme

    rick ross plz go sit down somewhere and save your couple mill.


    MMG-SUEDE Reply:

    @meme, you need to retire b


  4. 2bad2bme

    Diddy you are from NY what the f*ck do you care about the clippers… I’m black and I took offense to the comment but some folks just go over board with trying to prove a point. Just let that man rot in his ignorance and move on.


  5. Nigel One

    if Donald sterling sales the Clippers he selling stolen property I already own the Clippers and Donald sterling


  6. Nigel One

    and if anyone bites the Clippers they are buying stolen they are dealing in stolen property


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