Andrew Barroway

The New York Islanders Stanley Cup Championship banners are shown during the game against the Ottawa Senators on Jan. 29, 2008 at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Friedman: Pressure To Spend, Make Brooklyn Move Work, Will Be Squarely On Islanders’ New Owners

“What a long, strange trip it’s been.” Of course, those Grateful Dead lyrics aren’t in reference to the Islanders’ ownership situation, but they might as well be. It’s been twist and turn after twist and turn for this franchise.

08/28/2014

New York Islanders owner Charles Wang  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Report: Islanders Owner Wang Hit With $10 Million Lawsuit By Team’s Former Suitor

It appears a case of “seller’s remorse” by Islanders owner Charles Wang has really annoyed Andrew Barroway.

08/11/2014

New York Islanders owner Charles Wang  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Report: Barroway No Longer In Talks To Buy Islanders

Negotiations with the Philadelphia lawyer and hedge fund manager “have ceased” and “are not expected to resume,” according to Newsday.

08/06/2014

Charles Wang (Photo by Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

Report: Barroway Ready, Willing And Able To Buy Large Stake In Islanders

Charles Wang either can’t make up his mind or is just content to take his sweet time. Regardless, Andrew Barroway is fully prepared to purchase a controlling interest in the New York Islanders.

06/20/2014

New York Islanders owner Charles Wang back in 2011. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Bettman: Wang Still Weighing His Options On Potential Sale Of Islanders

Will Charles Wang own the Islanders by the time next season starts? No one can say for sure.

06/05/2014

Charles Wang (Photo by Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

Report: Prospective Islanders Buyer Lines Up Partners, Financial Backing

Earlier this spring, the owner of the Islanders said he wasn’t actively shopping the team, but would listen to offers. Andrew Barroway appears to be on the verge of making the kind of offer Charles Wang may not refuse.

05/16/2014

New York Islanders owner Charles Wang back in 2011. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Bettman To Francesa: Interest Level In Purchasing Islanders Is High

The Islanders may have a new owner soon, at least that’s the read NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman has on the situation.

04/23/2014

Barclays Center exterior (Photo by Reid B. Kelley/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Revenue Guarantees At Barclays Stand To Benefit Islanders Big

Skepticism generally dominates the landscape when it comes to the Islanders. But, if the latest report is true, it has to be viewed as a positive by fans and a potential new owner.

03/31/2014

Co-owners of the New Jersey Devils Joshua Harris (L) and David Blitzer pose for a photo with their jerseys during a press conference announcing the new ownership on August 15, 2013 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

New Era Begins: Devils Announce Sale To Josh Harris, David Blitzer

The founder of one of the world’s largest private equity firms, Josh Harris and his group paid $320 million to Jeff Vanderbeek for the rights to the Devils and the lease to the Prudential Center.

08/15/2013

Chairman and Managing Partner Jeff Vanderbeek of the New Jersey Devils  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Report: Several Groups Vying To Buy Devils; Deal Expected Before Start Of Season

A person familiar with the negotiations says several groups are vying to buy the financially-strapped franchise and there is a chance a deal might be done quickly.

08/09/2013

Prudential Center (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Devils Likely To Be Taken Over By NHL? Bettman Denies Report

According to Forbes, the organization has $230 million of debt. Owner Jeff Vanderbeek, Forbes reported, recently missed a payment on a bank loan that he took out.

08/08/2013