Dan Snyder Confirms Commanders Sale To Josh Harris, Magic Johnson

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It’s official — Dan Snyder is selling the Washington Commanders … and he’s handing over the reins to Philadelphia 76ers owner Josh Harris, NBA legend Magic Johnson and David Blitzer.

Both sides confirmed the move on Friday … announcing they have entered a purchase and sale agreement.

As previously reported, the final price tag for the franchise was $6.05 billion — shattering the record for an American franchise sale.

All NFL owners will now have to vote on the transaction … but it’s expected to be approved without issue.

Dan and Tanya Snyder said they are both “very pleased” with the outcome … especially considering Harris is from the area.

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“We look forward to the prompt completion of this transaction and to rooting for Josh and the team in the coming years,” the Snyders said in a statement.

Magic — who also has ownership in the Los Angeles Dodgers, Sparks and LAFC, also addressed the big move … saying, “I could not be more excited to be a partner in the proposed new ownership group for the Washington Commanders.”

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“Josh Harris has assembled an amazing group who share a commitment to not only doing great things on the field but to making a real impact in the DMV community. I’m so excited to get to work on executing our vision for the Commanders and our loyal fanbase!”

It’s a great day for Commanders fans — most have been hoping for this day for years as Dan’s tenure was riddled with controversy.

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