The New York Islanders have been to the playoffs three times in the last four years. The last two times, they brought with them a sixth man–the rollicking “Old Barn,” also known as the Nassau Coliseum. 354 more words
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By Peter Schwartz
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When it comes to the Stanley Cup Playoffs, the list of memories at Nassau Coliseum is endless.
Among the most notable: Bobby Nystrom’s overtime goal in 1980 that gave the Islanders the first of their four consecutive championships, the dramatic Game 5 comeback win over Pittsburgh two years later, and Ken Morrow’s series-clinching sudden death goal against the Rangers two years after that. 938 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — It was supposed to be complete and ready at the end of the year, so has the renovation of the Nassau Coliseum stalled? 435 more words
It wasn’t if, but when the New York Islanders realized their crucial mistake of moving to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Not even one full season in Brooklyn, it has been reported that both the Islanders and the Barclays Center are looking for a way out of the team’s 25 year lease with the building. 597 more words