Press Release

Morgan Lewis Represents MSP Sports Capital in Acquisition of Controlling Interest in X Games

October 26, 2022

NEW YORK, October 26, 2022: MSP Sports Capital closed on its acquisition of a majority interest in X Games from ESPN Productions, Inc., a subsidiary of ESPN, Inc. Morgan Lewis represented MSP Sports Capital in its acquisition of the iconic sports and entertainment property.

MSP Sports Capital is a global private equity firm founded by veteran investor-operators Jeff Moorad and Jahm Najafi, who have knowledge and experience with the world’s largest sports leagues, including MLB, NBA, NFL, F1, and European Football.

The Morgan Lewis team advising MSP Sports Capital was led by partners Richard Aldridge and Daniel Losk and associates Avryl Klich and Erin O’Gurek.

For more, read the announcement.