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This narrative has been chronicled for a very long time. But finally, the Islanders are home. The history between arena problems and the team started back in 2004 when the Lighthouse Project was established. The Lighthouse Project was created to help renovate the third oldest arena in the Nation Hockey League, Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. … Continue reading Destination Belmont Park
Every hockey player dreams of winning a Stanley Cup. There are few things that allow someone to experience eternal glory, but a championship in the National Hockey League (NHL) does. Noah Dobson knows this. The nineteen-year-old defenseman has prepared for this moment his entire life, and after two years of junior hockey, his dreams can … Continue reading Noah Dobson Impressing Thus Far in Preseason
Dear Alyse Zwick and Angelica Salem, Thank You. After the rumors came out that the Islanders had moved on from the both of you, fans came to your defense. It says something about the type of people that you both were to have such an outcry from fans in support of both of you. While … Continue reading Thank You Alyse Zwick and Angelica Salem
When the Montreal Canadiens offer sheeted Sebastian Aho, it shocked the hockey world. Should the Islanders follow in their footsteps? There are many reasons why the Islanders should send out an offer sheet to young Toronto Maple Leafs star Mitch Marner. The New York Islanders power play has not been at its greatest in the … Continue reading Mitch Marner and the Islanders: A Complicated yet Sensical Pairing
Every year towards the end of June, the NHL schedule is released. Fans are always excited to see when their team will be playing their rivals and other opponents. But for Islanders fans, it’s not just when, it’s where. Last year was the first year that the Islanders split time between the Barclays Center and … Continue reading Year #2 of Two Arenas
As Islanders fans, we know what it feels like to have our home ripped away. Nassau Coliseum, the birthplace of this franchise and a hockey holyland, was abandoned by the Islanders in favor of Barclays Center in 2015. Although they eventually returned to Nassau, those three seasons in Brooklyn were a dark time for a … Continue reading Will Belmont Park Be Able to Replace the Atmosphere of Nassau Coliseum?
After splitting the regular season and the postseason at Barclays Center and Nassau Coliseum, one fact is evident for the Islanders. They need their own arena. Brett Yorkmak, the chief executive officer (CEO) of the Barclays Center and Nassau Coliseum was once quoted by stating that the Islanders are a "rent-a-team" and that they "never embraced … Continue reading Back to the Arena Debate: The Islanders Need Belmont Park
The New York Islanders will make the Playoffs. That we know. Their opponent, however, is a mystery. If the Islanders get a point tomorrow in Washington D.C., they will secure home ice and Game 1 will be at NYCB Live: Home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. That is the goal. If that happens, the … Continue reading No Matter the Opponent, the Islanders Are Ready
The energy is palpable. Hempstead Turnpike is rocking like it is the 1980s, all thanks the New York Islanders. Sitting at first place in the Metropolitan Division with 72 points, the Islanders are silently making a worst-to-first turnaround, shocking even the most loyal of fans. Robin Lehner (17-8-4) and Thomas Greiss (16-8-2) have combined to … Continue reading The Islanders Are Back and Better Than Ever