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Billionaire Tepper 'thrilled' to become the next Carolina Panthers owner :: WRALSportsFan.com

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Billionaire Tepper 'thrilled' to become the next Carolina Panthers owner :: WRALSportsFan.com

Charlotte, N.C. — Hedge fund manager David Tepper will be the next owner of the Carolina Panthers. The team made things official Wednesday morning, saying in a news release that "a definitive agreement has been signed." The purchase is subject to a vote at the NFL owners meeting next week in Atlanta, and the Panthers said Wednesday the sale is expected to close by July. “I am thrilled to have been selected to be the next owner of the Carolina Panthers. I have learned a great deal about the community and the team over the past several months and look forward to becoming part of the Carolinas," Tepper said in a statement. "I want to thank Jerry Richardson and the other Panthers partners for all