It's "Revenge of the Nerds" in its purest form. Major league sports owners and investors are those brilliant, well-suited minds sitting pretty in the A/C behind the blood, sweat and tears of the game. They don't always make the headlines, but they're certainly making some cash.

With the news that billionaire Robert J. Pera, founder and CEO of the Ubiquiti Networks, just added the Memphis Grizzlies to his assets, we thought it was time to highlight the tech geeks, ahem, tech millionaires and billionaires behind some of the biggest sports franchises in the world.

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