Looking back at Philippe Jabre’s redemption and Jeff Vinik’s skate into hockey

March 29, 2011   Suzy Kenly Waite

AR also revisits HBK’s rebound.

One year ago

»» Hedge fund managers scored big on the ice and field. Jeff Vinik of Vinik Asset Management purchased the Tampa Bay Lightening of the National Hockey League for an estimated $170 million. A year earlier, David Tepper, who topped AR ’s Rich List in 2009, bought a minority stake in his hometown Pittsburgh Steelers.

John Henry, founder of J.W. Henry & Co. and the owner of the Red Sox, continued to diversify his sports...


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