HoopsHype Spurgeon Webber rumors


October 23, 2013 Updates

Local dentist and Charlotte Bobcats investor Spurgeon Webber III faces federal tax liens of $530,000, according to Mecklenburg County filings. Webber could not be reached for comment Wednesday. He is part of a group of African-American business and civic leaders, known as the Professional Sports Investment Group, who together control a small ownership share in the Bobcats. Michael Jordan is the majority owner of the NBA franchise. Business News

Webber’s photo appears in the team’s 2013-14 media guide as part of the ownership group. Bishop Claude Alexander Jr. of The Park Ministries is also pictured and listed as part of investment group. Business News

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