UPDATE 2-Boston Red Sox owner in talks to buy Pittsburgh Penguins hockey team – source

Boston Red Sox owner Fenway Sports Group LLC is in talks to buy the Pittsburgh Penguins, a source close to the deal said on Tuesday, adding that the hockey team’s senior leadership is expected to remain unchanged. Mario Lemieux and Ron Burkle, who co-own the professional ice hockey team, had organized a group of investors that brought the Penguins out of bankruptcy in 1999. The Wall Street Journal had first reported https://www.wsj.com/articles/boston-red-sox-owner-fenway-sports-in-talks-to-buy-pittsburgh-penguins-11637092211?mod=latest_headlinesthe talks, citing people familiar with the matter, and said a deal could be finalized later this week.