Top 50 Most Powerful in L.A. Sports: No. 3 Magic Johnson, Dodgers and Sparks Owner

first_img Newsroom GuidelinesNews TipsContact UsReport an Error Top 50 Most Powerful in L.A. Sports• Introduction• Photo gallery of Top 50 Most Powerful in L.A. Sports• Dramatic change in Los Angeles sports power structure Name: Magic JohnsonTitle: Owner, Dodgers and SparksAge: 55If there is a sports-related venture ongoing in Los Angeles, Johnson likely has a hand in it. Perhaps the most beloved athlete in the city’s history, the former Lakers point guard is now a part-owner of three L.A. sports franchises, among many other businesses ventures. He is the face of the Guggenheim Partners who purchased the Dodgers in 2012 and the Sparks last year. Johnson sold his stake in the Lakers in 2010, but as of October, he is a part-owner of the MLS expansion franchise in Los Angeles set to launch in 2017. last_img read more