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-- basketball season starts this -- -- that means one of Washington's most fascinating characters we'll have a new role.
He is our power player of the week.
Really -- in my opinion that's the thin skin it's the community -- -- -- is a different kind of sports owner.
He -- the Washington Capitals hockey team eleven years ago.
And he's just out of the Washington Wizards basketball team.
Listen to how we talks about his new acquisition and.
Attendance was down year over year.
Maybe players didn't want to play here they would be asked to be traded.
And so I thought we needed a fresh start -- ounces made his fortune building AOL you've got mail.
So we decided to bring the fans into his new project through the Internet you put together this list of a 101 signs of visible change.
Such gas I put out the back signals tell me what you need and I won't do it -- the garage paved the steps make sure that.
Beer is cold people know.
That when they email me I'll respond and if enough people email me I'll listen to them.
When and if you answer every email every fan sends you people think it's a nice thing to do I think it's a requirement.
-- his skill as a market currently owns its understands the bottom line is the product on the court.
He got lucky in this year's draft lottery getting the help hey John -- -- young sensation from the University of Kentucky.
But it's another player Gilbert Arenas who was suspended for fifty games last year for bringing guns into the locker room who's still making headlines.
Is there an end to your patients.
Well -- what I get there but right now he's he's still my good graces.
His other team the capitals are doing right.
They have the best record in hockey last year.
And another top draft pick Alex Ovechkin is a super.
What's the biggest mistake that sports -- night.
I think the biggest mistake is that you think you know what you do it but I have really strong opinions.
But I could never faked it and think I could be a general manager or coach.
Leon -- 40% of his time away from sports.
Is on the board of directors of American Express and -- on one of the fastest growing companies never.
And he started -- film -- booming web site where people can watch documentary.
Different kinds I've gotten pretty.
Good habits and so my -- and least proud of being involved with businesses that it.
Do well -- -- it sounds really wonderful to watch the growth of our property.
Along with the growth the best but which brings us back to owning a sports -- They also schools that a public front.
We hold the site from the mental health of community in the palm of our hands and when you win a championship.
-- -- -- life.
-- -- You you may grown men cry it will something be missing three was an owner until you win a champion felt totally -- -- I rule not rafts I won't be able to die in -- -- -- what can win -- championship.
And if you've -- -- -- as is claimed he answers every email he says put under the test.
You can reach him at Washington caps at AOL dot com or the -- where is that AOL dot com.
As we said it is a different kind of -- -- now a program.
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