Ed Mangano can repeat himself multiple times on Twitter, stating that he is doing everything he can in his "ongoing plans" to keep the Islanders in Uniondale, but NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman has made it clear: the Islanders will be leaving Nassau County in 2015.
A front page article was released in Newsday this weekend that had Bettman's words put directly on paper, making the harsh reality of the Islanders Coliseum problems look even more hopeless. He was quick to say that the Town of Hempstead and Nassau County have done a terrible job of trying to come up with a new plan to renovate the 40-year old arena. As a result, he is looking into other possible destinations for the New York Islanders.
One of the most enjoyable facts surrounding sports is that there will always be a new debate. The fun part about these debates is that they have no parameters and at the end of the day, maybe there isn’t a right answer. Who is the better boxer, Ali or Pacquiao? If LeBron James and Michael Jordan were in the dunk contest, who would win? If the great Wayne Gretzky played for the Edmonton Oilers, would they be any better?
Wouldn’t it be amazing if we actually knew all of the answers? I would pay big money to watch Ali step into the ring versus Pacquiao. I would definitely buy...