Keeping Score: Mets owner 'made off' like a bandit?
Effect of settlement on fans
- Duration 3:06
- Date Mar 20, 2012
Effect of settlement on fans
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-- of friends from ninety unit -- little down my face looks a little drawn it's because of this.
Here you go as a lifelong Mets fan this is not good news.
Fred wins fans lose Fred Wilpon is the name he's the owner of the New York Mets and has been for decades.
But he has no money left because he put all -- money with Bernie Madoff.
In the first federal trial laws that they can try to get their money back.
He was found well to go cut a deal rather than -- be on the hook for 300 million dollars he cut a deal for 162.
He is a significant.
He can afford a high of 62 million dollars.
He couldn't afford 300 million the team's been torn report that -- is gone their fan -- is down 30%.
Of all along with their gate receipts.
Because they can't afford to have the team because of the scam which is Bernie Madoff.
Lot of -- they'll out of their dividends earned interest earned.
-- fictitious -- with the tape was printed on but for somehow they walk away.
With with -- 160.
Million dollar fine here's with significant they got years to pay it back and they are also putting in for -- 172 million dollars in false is in false dividends and for being duped by Bernie Madoff.
Bernie Madoff was one of his best friends their families all hung out to you with -- each other it's unthinkable it's illogical the thing.
They did know something really -- was happening.
But bottom line is it's only sports it's supposed to be an outlet.
And there's no one going to the outlet which is Citi Field.
And -- when the lights the nets which is -- his Major League Baseball you can afford to have Florida struggled.
You can afford to have some smaller teams struggle.
You can't afford to have a white elephant in New York which is exactly what you have the Yankees -- the town has never been.
More -- and finally the biggest story in sports is Peyton Manning.
Calling up the Denver Broncos and saying on the and they worked it out ninety million dollars and they got a set up she is Nikki about that they'll be safe.
But -- really classy -- he called the teams that he wasn't going to go to force to let them know so they would learn through the media.
LeBron -- you can teach a lesson not the -- would have done himself.
Now the focus is on Tim Tebow.
We're -- -- I left that speculation that says no interest in watching just to cut because -- we'll trade in keeping warm maybe a fifth round draft pick your wrong.
The guys won it every single level he singlehandedly turned the Denver Broncos season Iran.
And his great -- beat the Pittsburgh Steelers to stun them in round one after winning the division.
If he goes to Jacksonville.
-- around about where he starred as a college superstar Heisman Trophy winner.
That revitalize that franchise they can deal with the growing pains that seems to make the most sense that a lot of other teams are adjusted.
And evidently the Denver progress even surprised at how the calls came cascading it.
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