Scott Malkin

(l-r) New York Islanders partners Jon Ledecky, Charles Wang and Scott Malkin pose for a photo opportunity following a press conference at Nassau Coliseum on October 22, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

New Islanders Owners’ Main Goal: Get A ‘Fifth Ring’

Surrounded by reminders of the team’s four straight Stanley Cups in the 1980s, the new partners spoke of a better future for the team that is headed to Brooklyn’s Barclays Center next season.

10/23/2014

New Islanders minority owners Jonathan Ledecky, second from right, and Scott Malkin, left, meet the media with general manager Garth Snow, right, and owner Charles Wang on Oct. 22, 2014, at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, N.Y. (Photo: Dan Friedman/CBSNewYork.com)

New Islanders Owners Ledecky, Malkin On Mission To Earn Trust Of The Fans

Jonathan Ledecky and Scott Malkin met the media on Wednesday at Nassau Coliseum and made it clear they plan on putting competitive teams on the ice when they take over ownership of the Islanders in two years.

10/22/2014

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)

Report: Islanders To Introduce New Owners Next Wednesday

The sale to Jonathan Ledecky, a former co-owner of both the Washington Capitals and NBA’s Washington Wizards, and Scott Malkin, an investor, was approved by the NHL Board of Governors last week.

10/09/2014

The New York Islanders retired jersey banners hang from the rafters during their game against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Feb. 21, 2008 at the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Bettman On WFAN: Islanders Are A Franchise Heading In The Right Direction

As far as NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman is concerned, the Islanders have a very bright future.

10/07/2014

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)

Bettman: New Islanders Owners Will Bring In Additional Resources

Jonathan Ledecky and Scott Malkin will officially take over control of the Islanders in two years, now that the NHL Board of Governors has approved their purchase of the team from Charles Wang.

10/01/2014

Producer/philanthropist Swizz Beatz and Harbinger Capital founder Phil Falcone, right, attend Haute Living Honors its partner Swizz Beatz with a Louis XIII experience on Oct. 25, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Fernando Leon/Getty Images for Haute Living)

Report: Wild Co-Owner Might Want In On Islanders

Falcone, a hedge fund mogul and former hockey player at Harvard, owns 45 percent of the Wild, but has reportedly been at odds with co-owner Craig Leipold over how to cover the franchise’s reported $20 million annual loss.

09/15/2014

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)

Wang Agrees To Sell Islanders To Former Co-Owner Of Capitals, Investor

Owner Charles Wang has agreed to sell the Islanders to former Washington Capitals co-owner John Ledecky and investor Scott Malkin.

08/19/2014