Boston Celtics sale: Top 10 candidates to buy the historic NBA franchise

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The Boston Celtics are coming off their record 18th NBA championship and are not showing any signs of slowing down.

That’s why it was such a surprise on Monday that reports indicated the Celtics’ ownership group, led by Wyc Grousbeck, are putting the team up for sale.

Grousbeck and Co. have owned the organization since all the way back in 2002. Now, they are looking to cash in with Forbes valuing the Boston Celtics at a whopping $4.7 billion. Here, we look at the top-10 candidates to buy the Boston Celtics.

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