Statement from Columbus Blue Jackets President Mike Priest
COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have issued the following statement from team president Mike Priest in response to September 14 announcement by John Rosenberger on the topic of the club's arena lease:
"We are appreciative of the comprehensive work and due diligence delivered in this report. Mr. Dorrian, Bill Jennison and John Rosenberger each understand the issues and this report offers a solution that will provide a long term sustainable business model for the organization. We are encouraged by the report's findings."