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Islanders statement on Lokomotiv tragedy

by Staff Writer / New York Islanders
New York Islanders General Manager Garth Snow's statement regarding the Lokomotiv plane crash:

“The entire New York Islanders organization is saddened by the confirmed reports of the devastating plane crash involving the Kontinental Hockey League club, Lokomotiv.  Our hearts and prayers go out to all the families that lost loved ones on that flight.  Three members of the Islanders family were passengers, including former assistant coach Brad McCrimmon, defenseman Alexander Karpovtsev and forward Josef Vasicek.  We send our deepest sympathies to everyone who has been affected by this tragic event.” 
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