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Rangers, Sather show support for Islanders and new arena

by Staff Writer / New York Islanders
Today, New York Rangers General Manager Glen Sather gave his organization’s support to the New York Islanders and the August 1st vote for a new arena.


Sather said in a statement :

"The rivalry that has existed between the Rangers and Islanders for almost 40 years is one of the best in hockey and in all of sports.   The intense passion and emotion involved in these games is something we cherish and would like to see continue for generations to come.   We urge Rangers fans, Islanders fans and all hockey fans in Nassau County to vote yes for the referendum on Monday, August 1".

Click here to read a statement from New Jersey Devils General Manager Lou Lamoriello.   
Click here for more information on VOTE YES.



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