Los Angeles Business Journal

Report: Sprint Considers Rival Bid for MetroPCS

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Sprint Nextel Corp., the third-largest U.S. mobile-phone carrier, is in the early stages of evaluating whether it should make a counter offer for MetroPCS Communications Inc. Deutsche Telekom AG has bid roughly $1.5 billion bid to combine MetroPCS with T-Mobile USA, sources tell Bloomberg News.