By CBS3 Staff

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Some of the biggest names in entertainment are teaming up to buy Philadelphia-based sports retailer Mitchell & Ness.

The company that helped make throwbacks cool again will soon be owned by Fanatics Sportswear and a group that includes rappers Meek Mill, Jay-Z and Lil Baby.

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76ers co-owner Michael Rubin owns Fanatics and he’s driving the acquisition.

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Mitchell & Ness is the oldest sports apparel company in Philadelphia.

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We’re told all of its workers will keep their jobs as part of the deal.