Andrew Barroway was part of lawsuit

Updated: April 3, 2014, 10:38 PM ET
By Katie Strang | ESPNNewYork.com

The man in discussions with New York Islanders owner Charles Wang to purchase a majority stake in the team is hedge fund manager Andrew Barroway, ESPN.com has confirmed.

And while the former Philadelphia attorney -- whose identity was first reported by the New York Post on Monday -- was known only as a mystery suitor for several days after news broke that the Islanders were up for sale, Barroway is no stranger to Wang.

Barroway was the lead plaintiff in a consolidated class-action ...

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