By tdsimkins Who Are the Winners and Losers in the Potential Sale of the New York Islanders?
It’s no secret in the sports business community that Computer Associates co-founder Charles Wang regrets purchasing the New York Islanders. Last year, the Long Island club was 26th in attendance, which translated to $61 million in revenue, the league low. With 113,000 followers on Twitter, the Islanders are at the league’s bottom in the social media category as well.
The club is historically plagued with a lack of buzz. In fact, since purchasing the NHL franchise in 2000, Wang has been spending an average $20 million …read more
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