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Madison Square Garden close to buying the Forum

Madison Square Garden is in the process of finalizing its purchase of the Forum in Inglewood from the Faithful Central Bible Church, Billboard.biz reports. An MSG spokesperson confirms: “We have reached an agreement for the option to purchase the LA Forum, subject to due diligence and other conditions.”


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