STATEMENT FROM DEVILS’ PRES./CEO/G.M.
Newark, NJ –
LOU LAMORIELLO ON
NASSAU COLISEUM REFERENDUM VOTE
The New York Islanders are a proud organization with a championship history. Monday’s referendum vote on a new Nassau Coliseum is vital to ensuring that tradition lives on.
Since opening Prudential Center in 2007, we have seen firsthand the tremendous impact that a new facility can have for our fans and the surrounding community. A world-class facility is fundamental to success in the modern sports landscape, and a necessity for both the fans and the players.
Owner Charles Wang and General Manager Garth Snow have assembled a core of talented young players whose future depends on a new home on Long Island. We look forward to continuing our Atlantic Division rivalry for years to come.
The Devils support the Islanders in their quest for a new arena, and urge Nassau County residents to vote yes this Monday.Click here
to read a statement of support from Rangers General Manager Glen Sather.