Late Tuesday, the Anschutz
Co., run by Denver billionaire Philip Anschutz, said it is seeking a buyer for its AEG
subsidiary, which has stakes in the L.A. Live entertainment venue in
downtown Los Angeles, the Los Angeles Kings professional hockey team and
the Los Angeles Galaxy pro soccer team.
Los Angeles officials have been trying to lure an NFL team to the city for the proposed football stadium downtown. But with news of the sale, many in the Twitterverse said the sale could dash the city's hopes for an NFL franchise.