New York Islanders

Barclays Center 620 Atlantic Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11217
Phone: 516-496-2277
Fax: 516-496-2393
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The New York Islanders are Long Island's only professional ice hockey team and just one of three Nation Hockey League (NHL) franchises in the New York City metropolitan area. The team was founded in 1972 as a way of keeping rival World Hockey association out of Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.

The Coliseum had been their home ever since, but following the failure of the Lighthouse Project–a development plan meant to renovate the Coliseum and turn the surrounding property into a modern suburban area–the team chose to not remain in Nassau County. The team moved to Brooklyn's Barclays Center before the 2015-16 season.

Seven players of the NY Islanders have been inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame, as has their longtime coach, Al Arbour, who won 740 games during his career. Between 1980 and 1983 the Islanders won four consecutive Stanley Cup championships. 

Things To Do / Spectator Sports

Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum

1255 Hempstead Turnpike
Uniondale - 11553
516-231-4848

New York Shock Exchange

Skate Safe America,182 Bethpage Sweet Hollow Road
Old Bethpage - 11804

Long Island Marathon

Starts: Charles Lindbergh Blvd,Finishes: Eisenhower Park (East Meadow)
Uniondale - 11553
631-666-1254

Long Island Roller Rebels

Skate Safe America,182 Bethpage Sweet Hollow Road
Old Bethpage - 11804
631-891-5887

Stony Brook Sports Complex

Stony Brook University
East Setauket - 11733
631-632-7205

Hofstra Arena

240 Hofstra University
Hempstead - 11540
516-463-6671

Belmont Park

2150 Hempstead Turnpike
Elmont - 11003
516-488-6000

Mitchel Athletic Complex

Charles Lindbergh Boulevard
Uniondale - 11553
516-572-0400

James M. Shuart Stadium

240 Hofstra University
Hempstead - 11549
516-463-6671

Long Island Ducks

Bethpage Ballpark,3 Court House Drive
Central Islip - 11722
631-940-DUCK