Gary Bettman says Charles Wang weighs options in sale of Islanders

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman speaks with the media NHL commissioner Gary Bettman speaks with the media at a press conference announcing the start of the NHL season at the Westin Times Square in New York. (Jan. 9, 2013) Photo Credit: Getty

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LOS ANGELES - Charles Wang is still weighing his options on a sale of the Islanders, according to NHL commissioner Gary Bettman.

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"He hasn't come to the conclusion yet on whether he wants to sell -- sell all, sell a piece," Bettman said at a news conference.

Wang has reportedly set an asking price of $400 million for the team he purchased in 2000. The only known suitor is Philadelphia wealth manager Andrew Barroway.

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