The sale of the Louisiana IceGators to Orlando Predators Entertainment, Incorporated is official. The sale had been approved by the East Coast Hockey League's Board of Governors July 22nd.
O-P-E also owns and operates the Orlando Predators and the Peoria Pirates, both of the arena football league. O-P-E also is bringing an arena football team to Lafayette and Green Bay, Wisconsin, for the 2003 season.
Dave Berryman is president and chief executive officer of O-P-E. He also was general manager and part owner of the IceGators when the team joined the league in 1995.