According to Newsday, Bob Nystrom is backing Ed Blumenfelds bid to redevelop the Nassau Coliseum.
Bluemenfelds proposal is one of four proposals put fourth to redevelop the arena and surrounding area. The other three come from MSG, Forest City Ratner, and New York Sports LLC based out of Bayville.
The winner is expected to be chosen by Ed Mangano by the middle of next month.
http://www.newsday.com/long-island/politics/spin-cycle-1.812042/mr-islander-backs-blumenfeld-s-coliseum-plan-1.5455975 (subscription required)