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“It has been our goal to make sure we put the best team on the ice every night, and today we take another important step in ensuring this will continue,” Snow said. “We are building a young core of players and are excited to see them commit to not only this organization, but to the Long Island community, as well.

John is a big part of our young core. He’s a player who strives to be the best he can. From my perspective, I have no reservations in making a commitment like this with John and to any player that brings to the table what John brings both on and off the ice.”