Legal challenge to Timberwolves sale denied

Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor
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Timberwolves minority owner Meyer Orbach attempted to interrupt Glen Taylor selling the team to Alex Rodriguez and Marc Lore.

But the sale is back on.

Jon Krawczynski of The Athletic:

Orbach’s legal challenge at least accomplished something: It informed us the agreement between Taylor, Rodriguez and Lore – contrary to Taylor’s public statements – doesn’t prevent the new owners from moving the franchise.

But Rodriguez said he’d keep the team in Minnesota, for that’s worth.

He and Lore reportedly won’t gain control until the 2023-24 season, anyway. So, there’s time for plenty more to unfold with the Timberwolves before a new era of ownership.