Columbus Crew gets new ownership
July 31, 2013
By Associated Press
The original ownership group of the Columbus Crew wasn't looking to sell. Instead, Hunt Sports Group was seeking a local investor to purchase a minority share in the MLS franchise.
Once businessman Anthony Precourt began to learn more about the club, though, it was only a matter of time before he could convince Hunt Sports Group to sell the entire franchise.
The deal was announced on Tuesday, the day before the league's annual All-Star ...