Clearwire (CLWR +41.5%) has tripped up circuit breakers as the 4G network owner cancels a...

|By:, SA News Editor

Clearwire (CLWR +41.5%) has tripped up circuit breakers as the 4G network owner cancels a Deutsche conference appearance and takes a prominent role in Sprint/SoftBank rumors. David Faber now says Sprint (S +11.1%), rather than SoftBank, would acquire Clearwire in any deal, while SoftBank would take a 70%+ stake in Sprint. Faber's sources claim the odds of a deal are still above 50/50, but have been diminished by today's leaks.