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  • Jac Sperling, who was appointed by Stern to oversee the club while it is owned by the league, said in a meeting with reporters that the governor and team "have a high degree of confidence" that both steps necessary for the lease to take effect will be completed.

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  • "We wouldn't be sitting here today having this conversation if we didn't have that confidence," Sperling said, adding that an announcement on a new owner is probably "weeks away."

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